The Mass of Christian Burial for James H. Barber was celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, February 28, 2014, in St. Johns Catholic Church. Mass celebrant was Father Todd Dominique. Con celebrants were Deacon Don Meyer and Deacon Gene Westrick. Organist was Dave Moninger. Soloist was Joe Jackson. Pallbearers were Alan Barber, Brad Barber, Peter Barber, Andrew VanCleef, Ian VanCleef and Spencer Cira.
Burial was in Riverside Cemetery where VFW Post 3360 conducted honorary military graveside rites. The 4th Degree Knights of Columbus provided an honor guard at the church. The Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home was entrusted with Jim's arrangements.