Lt. Col. Arthur Barr

Tuesday, February 5, 2002

Retired Lt. Col. Arthur W. Barr of Colorado Springs, Colo., died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002, in Colorado Springs.

Formerly of Cape Girardeau, Barr was in the U.S. Army during World War II, having served in Italy, Japan, Panama, and at NORAD.

Survivors include his wife, Grace V. Parker Barr; a son, Arthur Barr Jr. of Minnesota; a daughter, Joan Johnson of Georgia; a sister, Helen Metzer of Texas; two grandsons; and three great-grandchildren.

Service will be in Fort Collins, Colo., with the military in charge of arrangements.