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In Memory of

Barnett C. Messer

October 28, 1935 - May 15, 2017

Obituary


Barnett "Barney" C. Messer, age 81, passed away on May 15, 2017 at the University of Florida Medical Center. He is free of pain and is meeting his mother for the first time.

He was born on October 28, 1935 in Brooksville, FL to Henry and Lexi Messer.

He and his wife Pauline have been residents of Jacksonville for the past 49 years.

Prior to retirement he served in the U.S. Navy for 21 years and then 26 years as a civilian at NAS Jax.

He is survived by his...

Barnett "Barney" C. Messer, age 81, passed away on May 15, 2017 at the University of Florida Medical Center. He is free of pain and is meeting his mother for the first time.

He was born on October 28, 1935 in Brooksville, FL to Henry and Lexi Messer.

He and his wife Pauline have been residents of Jacksonville for the past 49 years.

Prior to retirement he served in the U.S. Navy for 21 years and then 26 years as a civilian at NAS Jax.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Pauline Mena Messer, three sons, Barney Messer and his fiancé (April) of Orange Park, FL., David Messer (Karen) of Vero Beach, FL., Wayne Messer (Wendy) of Jacksonville, FL., his daughter Shelia Hybarger (Steve) of Jacksonville, FL. He is also survived by her loving grandchildren, Ryan, Megan, Geoffrey, Delaney, Stephen, Justin, Ethan, and Makenzie.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am with a celebration of Barney's life beginning at 11:00am at the Hardage-Giddens Chapel Hills Funeral Home, 850 St. Johns Bluff Rd. N. Jacksonville, FL 32225.

Interment will be in Chapel Hills Memory Gardens.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Chapel Hills Funeral Home and Memory Gardens.

Please offer condolences at www.hardage-giddenschapelhills.com