George F. Barber
George F. Barber, 65, of Grove Street, Keeseville, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at home under the loving care of his family and Hospice of the North Country.
He was born in Plattsburgh on Feb. 19, 1954, the son of Andrew and Ruth (Blaise) Barber.
George was in the United States Army from 1971 to 1974. He owned and operated Barber and Sons successful drywall business. He enjoyed spending family time and fishing with his two sons. He loved to dress up for Halloween.
Survivors include his sons, Jameson and Andrew Barber; grandson, Ashton Barber; wife, Cathy (Beshaw) Barber, and her son, Scott Howard; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Ina Mae and Douglas James, and Jill Wells; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Fabian Barber and Timmy, and Karen Barber; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Honoring George's request there will be no public calling hours. Committal prayers and burial in St. John's Cemetery, Keeseville, will be private and at the convenience of his family.
Donations in his memory can be made to FitzPatrick Cancer Center or The University of Vermont Medical Center (CVPH).
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, 834-7667. To offer an online condolence, share a symbolic gesture, or share a photo in memory of George Barber, please visit
Published on November 12, 2019


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Billie-jo Martineau
Nov 19, 2019
So sorry for your loss
Gisele Lapier Zajac
Nov 18, 2019
Just reconnect haven't seen or talk in many year he use to hang at our farm they lived down the road in keeseville when we were young so sorry to hear to his family you have my deepest sympathy sending prayers
paula johnson-calkins
Nov 13, 2019
will always remember his smile and sense of humor. he had his demons over the years, as we all have had, but he managed to deal with them, and all in all, had a big heart and loving nature. will miss you, Georgie!