Fay "Mike" Lee Barrett 81, of Pearl Street, Brocton, N.Y., passed away at his home after a lengthy illness early Monday morning Dec. 3, 2012. He was surrounded by his loving family.
Mike was born Feb. 10, 1931, in the town of Chautauqua, the son of the late Lee and May Kelly Barrett, He then moved to the Brocton area where he spent most of his life. He was a retired truck driver having driven truck his entire life. He also was a member of the American Legion John W Dill Post 434 of Brocton, N.Y.
Mike was the beloved husband of Margaret Ann Edwards Barrett, whom he married on May 9, 1953. This coming May they would have celebrated 60 years of marriage together. He is also survived by four sons: Michael (Kim) Barrett, Randall (Lynne) Bar-rett, Russell (Lisa) Barrett and Robert Barrett, all of Brocton, N.Y.; two daughters: Mrs. Patricia (Charles) Suppo of Huber Heights, Ohio, and Mrs. Sandra (William) Hall of Brocton, N.Y.; a brother, Lee Barrett of Jamestown, N.Y.; 17 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Friends are invited to call at the Morse Funeral Home 51 Highland Ave., Brocton, N.Y., on Thursday Dec. 6, 2012, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
The family kindly requests donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, Buffalo New York Office, 315 Alberta Drive, Suite 102, Amherst, NY 14226; or The Ameri-can Cancer Society, Memorial Processing Center, P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057.