LA BARGE, Joseph A., 81, died August 6, 1992. Husband of Bonita J. La Barge of Tuscon; father of Joseph A. La Barge, Jr. of Lewisburg, PA and Jeanne C. Wirsching (Paul) of Tuscon; grandfather of Susan Wirsching Dempski of Austin, TX, Patricia Wirsching Gipson of Oklahoma City, Catherine Wirsching Roberts of Omaha, NE, Paul H. Wirscdhing Jr. of Tuscon and Joseph W. La Barge, Michelle A. La Barge and William M. La Barge of Lewisburg, PA; great-grandfather of Jenna, Angela, Christopher and Shaina Dempski; Michael and Andrew Gipson and Katherine and Elizabeth Roberts; brother of Robert F. (Rosemary) La Barge of St. Louis, MO, and brother-in-law of Winnifred La Barge of St. Louis, MO and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brother John V. La Barge of St. Louis, MO. He was an active member of St. Cyril's Senior Citizens, Moose Lodge 747, Knights of Columbus and a life member of Elk's Lodge 2582. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph's Hospice, 350 N. Wilmot, Tuscon, AZ 85710. Visitation at PALMS MORTUARY, 5225 E. Speedway, Sunday, August 9, 2:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. (Rosary at 4:00 p.m.) Mass of the Resurrection at 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 10 at Church of St. Cyril, 4725 E. Pima, Tuscon. Interment at East Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements by PALMS MORTUARY, 5225 E. Speedway.
Submitted by Joseph LaBarge, his son