Ethel Barry, 72

Ethel Barry, 72

LYNN — Mrs. Ethel (Argeorgitis) Barry, 72 years old, of Lynn, passed away comfortably on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. She was the wife of Howard D. Barry.

She was born and raised in Lynn, the daughter of the late Louis K. and Angelina (Hatzegeorges) Argeorgitis. She was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School, Class of 1964 and was a lifelong Lynn resident.

Ethel lived her life primarily as a homemaker. She spent some time working in the Lynn Public Schools as a lunch aide, she was an Avon representative for many years, and earlier on she was active in local politics. She was also a proud member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church.

In addition to her husband she is survived by her sons, David C. Barry and his wife Judie of Peabody, Theodore P. Barry and Catherine Lowe of Danvers; her daughters, Angie L. Vantine of Methuen and Louise K. Barry of Wakefield. She also leaves six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She is the sister of the late Charles and Philip Argeorgitis.

Service information: Visiting hours are on Monday, Feb. 26 from 4-8 p.m. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 10 a.m. from the SOLIMINE Funeral Home, 426 Broadway (Route 129), in Lynn, followed by funeral services at St. George Greek Orthodox Church at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Pine Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Directions and guestbook at


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