Barnes, Leo F.
Leo F. Barnes, age 86, of Madison passed away peacefully on Friday, January 29, 2010. A native of Hay Springs, Neb., Barnes served in the Navy during World War II and attended UW-Madison after the war, earning a bachelor’s degree in 1947 and a master’s degree in 1949. He became a teacher in 1948 and later a guidance counselor at Madison West High where he worked until he retired. He is survived by his wife, Janet; and daughter, Joan. A short Memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010, at 10 a.m. at Coventry Village Retirement Community, Brookline Apartments activity room, 7707 N. Brookline Drive, in Madison. In lieu of plants and flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity.
From Wisconsin State Journal, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2010