Paul Lewis Barker, age 90, of Elkton, MD, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019. Born in Havre de Grace, MD, on September 14, 1928, he was the son of the late Rosco M. and Lucy Spencer Barker.
A U.S. Air Force veteran of World War II, Mr. Barker served in Germany as a staff sergeant with the U.S. occupation forces during the Berlin Airlift. He retired from Thiokol Corporation, Elkton, as an industrial radiographer, after 24 years of service. Mr. Barker was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Elkton, and enjoyed reading and going for walks.
Survivors include his wife of 70 years, Grace Barker; children, Daniel P. Barker (Carol), Grassy Creek, VA, Dennis E. Barker, New York, NY, and Lisa B. Myers (Bernie), Middletown, DE; and grandchildren, Ben Barker, Geoff Barker, Jackson Barker, Savannah Barker-Fornal and Jake Myers.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Barker was preceded in death by 3 sisters and 1 brother.
Prayer Service will be held 1 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton Street, Elkton, MD, where visitation will begin at 12 Noon. Interment will be in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Cherry Hill, MD.