BARAT – An Alberta resident for the past 47 years, Andrew Barat died October 29, 1974 in BrooksGeneralHospital. He was 77.
Born in Hejouhsaba, Hungary, he came to Calgary on April 27, 1927 and three years later moved to Brooks where he farmed in the area until retiring to the town in 1965. He has been a resident in Newell Nursing Home since 1970.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Margaret Barat, Tillsonburg, Ont. two sons, Ernie of Tillsonburg and Andy of Brooks five grandchildren and a brother, Albert, in Hungary.
Prayer Service was held in Smith Memorial Chapel on Thursday, Oct 31 at 7:30 p.m. and funeral service in St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Friday, Nov. 1 at 10 a.m. with Rev. F.R. Mongeau officiating. Interment followed in Brooks Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Lojos Bolozs, Jim Sreecsko, Roy Wright, John Yule, Joe Martinyak and Joe Albert. Smith Funeral Home was director of service.
Brooks Bulletin November 06, 1974 Roll 22 Image 1068