Laverne W. Barkley, 78 passed away on December 15, 2016 at Unity Hospital in Rochester.
Laverne was born on July 2, 1938 in Penn Yan, a son to Claude and Melvina Green Barkley. For most his life Laverne was a Tree Surgeon working for Monroe Tree service in Rochester in addition to: he loved to work in his garden, but the most enjoyment he had was going to all of his boys baseball and softball games. He is predeceased by his parents and a brother Richard Barkley.
Survived by his wife of 58 years Betty, a daughter Diane (Robert) King of Bristol, 2 sons Daniel (Bonnie) Barkley of Penn Yan and Dean (Michele) Barkley of Naples, 4 grandchildren Ryan (Megan), Kyle, Christopher and Matt Barkley, many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends may call 10am-12pm Tuesday at the Bristol Springs Free Church in Naples, where services will be held at 12pm (Noon).
Contributions to the Church, www.bairdfuneralhomes.com