Barry L. Sexton, Sr., 62, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on Tuesday,
January 21, 2020 surrounded by his loved ones at
UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh, PA. He was born
February 26, 1957 in Butler, Pennsylvania to the
late Sarah (Reed) Sexton. Barry was a proud veteran
of the United States Army, and earned the National
Defense Service Medal while enlisted. A graduate of
Rosedale Tech with a certificate in automotive and
diesel mechanics, Barry dedicated over 30 years as a
shift supervisor working for Wise Business Forms.
Barry was Presbyterian by faith.
A devoted Pirates fan, Barry enjoyed his annual
father-son trip to baseball stadiums across the
country. He was also an avid car enthusiast, and
especially loved his Ford Mustang “Eleanor”. Barry
was hard-working and exceedingly giving in every
aspect of his life. His rental properties, which he
built from the ground up, were a source of great
pride; Barry provided only the very best for his
He is survived by his son Barry Sexton Jr., and
daughter-in-law Tammie Sexton of Pittsburgh, PA; one
brother, Dave Sexton (Diane) of Port Charlotte, FL;
two sisters, Tana Lindsey of Prospect, PA, and Jan
Tempalski of Slippery Rock, PA; and several nieces
and nephews. In addition to his mother, he was
preceded in death by his brothers, Bruce Reed and
Friends and family will be received Saturday,
January 25, 2020, from 1:00-4:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm
at Thompson-Miller Funeral Home, 124 East North
Street, Butler, PA.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday January 26,
2020 at 1:00 pm at the Thompson Miller Funeral Home
with Rev. Robert S. Edmundson.
Private burial will take place at Greenlawn Burial
Memorial donations may be made to Wounded Warriors
or the American Cancer Society.