Gerald C. “Jerry” Barkley, age 86, of Nunda, N.Y., died Saturday, May 9, 2020, at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville, N.Y. He was born the son of Herbert and Ruth (Chapell) Barkley on Nov. 3, 1933, in Warsaw, N.Y. He served in the Army during the Korean War from 1953-55. He married Margaret Mueller on July 21, 1962. Prior to his retirement in 1991 he was employed as a mechanic at Eastman Kodak in Rochester for nearly 30 years. He was a member of Holy Angels Church in Nunda, Keshequa Alumni Association and the Nunda Historical Society.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Margaret; 3 children, Ruth Ann (Alan) Fultz and David (Helen) Barkley, both of Warsaw, and Craig (Lisa) Barkley of Portageville; 4 grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

No prior calling. A Life Celebration service to be announced at a later date by the John W. Martin Funeral Home, 37 Chapel Street, (Route 408), Mount Morris. Interment Oakwood Cemetery, Nunda, NY. Memorials may be made to Nunda Historical Society, 24 Portage Street, Nunda, NY 14517. Sign the online registry at

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