John Barbalas

June 23, 1938 ~ April 15, 2022 (age 83)


John Barbalas, 93, of Bowling Green, KY, was born on June 23, 1938, in Cincinnati, OH, and passed from this life on Friday, April 15, 2022, in The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Mr. Barbalas was preceded in death by his parents, Manuel and Kia Barbalas, and his wife, Constance Barbalas.

John is survived by their three sons, Jack (Terri) Barbalas, Tom (Susan) Barbalas, and Bobby Barbalas; and one sister, Vicky Barbalas; along with six grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

John was a simple, hard-working man who dedicated his life to providing for his family.

The family entrusted arrangements with Cone Funeral Home and chose cremation. All rites will be conducted at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 4754 Smallhouse Rd, Bowling Green, KY, with the visitation beginning at 11 AM and Mass at 12 PM on Friday, April 22, 2022. 

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April 22, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Holy Spirit Catholic Church

Funeral Mass
April 22, 2022

12:00 PM
Holy Spirit Catholic Church

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