Barry J. Younk, 73, of Marinette, Wis., passed away Monday, May 18, 2020, at home. He was born June 17, 1946, to the late John and Germaine (Viestenz) Younk in Marinette.
    Barry graduated from Marinette High School in 1965 and served in the U.S. Airforce during the Vietnam War. Barry worked at American Excelsior for a few years, Ansul for 35 years and then DeCrane in Peshtigo until retiring in 2008. On April 7, 1984, he married Gloria Hatton in Marinette. He loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoyed reading westerns, spending time at the cabin and riding motorcycles and four wheelers.
    Barry is survived by his wife of 36 years, Gloria; three daughters: Elizabeth White of Manitowoc, Stacy (Mark) Morales of Sheboygan and Tara Archambault of Peshtigo; a brother, John (Ginger) of Athelstane; a sister, Lynn (Terry) Seefeldt of Peshtigo; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
    Due to the pandemic private family services will be held.
    Thielen Funeral Home is assisting the family.