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Exit Date: 52


Status: D: 06/21/2014

David L. Barclay Of Wilson, NY husband of Eleanor Rhodes Barclay entered into rest Saturday, June 21, 2014 in Mt. St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born in Lockport, NY April 20, 1929 the son of the late Leon Barclay and Beryl Judd Tovell. David was a veteran of the US Navy serving his country from 1948 -1952 during the Korean War. David married Eleanor Rhodes April 12, 1958. He worked for Bell Aero Space in Wheatfield as a tester for 34 years, retiring in 1992. He moved to Wilson in 1958 from Lockport, member of Exley United Methodist Church and enjoyed fishing, hunting and swimming. Past member of Wilson Fire Company and Wilson Lions Club. David was the Boy Scout Master for Troop 66 in Wilson, he and his son Rhodes traveling to Philmont Scout Ranch in 1972. After their retirement David and Eleanor travel in their RV to many places. Father of Peggy Smith and Rhodes D. Barclay both of Wilson. Grandfather of Wendy Dickenson and Craig Udell. Great grandfather of Troy, Warren, Marshall, Colin and Ava. Brother of the late Billy J. Barclay. Brother in law of Louise Barclay of Lockport, NY. Uncle of John Barclay, Charles Barclay, Michael (Karen) Barclay and Louise Cheryl (Mark) Nelson. Burial will be in Hartland Central Cemetery. Memorials to Exley United Methodist Church 338 Lake St. Wilson, NY 14172