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Rising Sun, MD 21911
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“Deeply extend our sympathy to Donna and Family. Wanted to be there for you but had commitment to help a distressed family on my side. Always look...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Jim Torbert and Family - PA

“Thinking of you. Praying God will comfort you with His grace. Hugs and prayers, Love to you. Joyce & Pete ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Pete & Joyce - Chestertown, MD

“Barry was our friend. He was also our kids' friend. He was more like the peaceful overseer of Scott Run Circle. I loved his dry humor, his...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Sue Duffield - Nashville, TN

“Until we meet again, My Friend. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Lynn Frisch - Avon Park, FL

“It was back in '09 and the big generators were inching their way thru the county,we happened upon two newbies [to the neighborhood] sitting on their...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Mike & Anita McLaughlin - Colora, MD

“Donna,Ryan and Kellie, I am so sorry for your loss.My heart goes out to you.Keep the memories alive of barry it will get you through this rough time...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Bacon - Bear, DE

“Ryan,I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. If you need anything at all, please...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Heather Bowersox - Newark, DE

“Words can't express how sad we are for you, hold on tight to your memory's he will always be in your hearts ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Margaret O'Hara & Marie Hanna - FL

“Donna, Ryan & Kelly, There are no words that can be said to change the circimstances but know that if it were possible, I would say those words...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Kim - Vero Beach, FL - cousin

“So sorry about your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Barry was a wonderful guy and he will be greatly missed. All our love, Barry, Bruce...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Barry Crone - Phoenix, AZ

“Donna, Ryan and Kellie, Words are so hard to find to express the loss you must feel. I am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. I am here for...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Sharon Miller Otero - Lorain, OH

“my thoughts go out 2 u i am so sorry ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: sandy shorty> - MA - friend

“Donna, Words cannot express how sorry I am for the loss of your husband and best friend, Barry. Please know that I am thinking of you & Ryan and...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Hillary Arena - Titusville, FL

“Donna - my heart is so sad for you & what you are going through and that your sweet Barry has passed away. Prayers and love to you and your family...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Debb Banks Walker - Orlando, FL

“Donna, Words are not enough to express my sadness at the loss of your beloved Barry. Trust God and he will carry you through this difficult...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Cathy Harris - Apopka, FL

“Donna, please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I know, as you do, that these times are not easy but they do get better...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Elizabeth Roberts O'Neill - FL

“Donna, I'm sorry your beloved husband passed away. May all the wonderful memories be of comfort to you and the rest of the family. Love ya. Your...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Meg Ambrose-Brown - rochester, NY

Barry Halliday, age 66 of Colora, MD, passed away suddenly Thursday, November 29, 2012. Born November 29, 1946 in Ithaca, NY, Barry was the son of the late Donald A. Halliday, Sr. and Elisabeth (Blessing) Halliday Burgess.

He worked for many years in the food service industry as a director, most recently at Applebee's. He was a member of the ΣAE fraternity, the Jay Cee's, the Colora Civic Association, and was the former Vice President of the Villages of Crofton Home Association. Barry loved wood-working, gardening, reading, sailing, golfing, and traveling. He also adored spending time with his beloved Great Danes. However, family was his heart and soul. Barry cherished every moment spent with his beautiful, wonderful and devoted wife, Donna and his son, Ryan.

Barry is survived by his loving wife, Donna of 27 years; son, Ryan Crouse and his fiancée, Kelly O'Hara of Bear, DE; sister-in-law, Deborah Halliday of Rancho Santa Fe, CA; and his niece, Liz Halliday Sharp of the United Kingdom. Including his parents, Barry was also predeceased by his step-father, Harry Burgess and his brother Donald A. Halliday, Jr.
A service will be held in his honor at 8 p.m. Thursday, December 6, 2012 at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, 111 S. Queen Street, Rising Sun, MD 21911. Friends and family may visit beginning at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League, Inc. (MAGDRL), 726 Route 202 South, Suite 320-140, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.