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Charles Barry Noel Jr., 87, Martinsburg formerly of Gallitzin died suddenly on July 13, 2019 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh. Born October 26, 1931 in Gallitzin the son of the late Charles B. and Mary (Melley) Noel. Preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Robert BeirLair. Survived by his sister Mary BeirLair and a niece Anne (Michael) Smith and her family, Maxwell (Jennie) and their son Noah, Elon, Asher and Aiden. Barry was a schoolteacher for Penn Cambria School District for 37 years. A Graduate of Gallitzin High School in 1949, St. Francis University and Penn State. A Korean War Veteran. A 3rd Degree Honorary Life Member of St. Pius Knights of Columbus, Gallitzin with 63 years continuous service and 50 + years as a member of Gallitzin American Legion. Member of St. Thomas More Parish, Roaring Spring. Friends will be received from 10 am until 11:45 am and Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Noon Thursday at The Bice Memorial Chapel at Homewood at Martinsburg the Rev. Albert Ledoux celebrant. Committal St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Cresson will be held at a later date. Military Rites by Gallitzin American Legion and other local military organizations. Arrangements by Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin. gibbonsfunerals.com. A graveside service will be held at 11 am Saturday October 5, 2019 at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery. with military honors.