Roy Barthel, of Penfield, N.Y., and Boone, N.C., passed away on July 12, 2019 at the age of 93.

He was predeceased by his loving wife, Martha.

He is survived by his 3 daughters and their husbands, Linda and Robin Hinkle, Ruth and Rick Barthel/Hergott and Amy and Tim O’Brien; his grandchildren, Leah and her husband Thomas Reynolds, and Rebecca Hinkle. He is also survived by his sister, Jane Dalbey, many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

He will be remembered as a loving husband, dad, uncle, grandfather, brother and friend to many. He had a good sense of humor, attended church regularly, had a love for his country. He was an inventor, an outdoors man, and so much more.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on August 24 at the First Presbyterian Church in Boone, NC.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.

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