Shaun A. Barney
BINGHAMTON — Shaun A. Barney, 52, of Binghamton, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at his home, after a brief battle with cancer.
He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Carole.
He is survived by his sister, Vickie Allsup and her children, Justin and Mason; two brothers, Robert, his children, Robert, Barbara and Jonathan, Wade and his children, Justin and Brooke; a niece, Deanna (Sasha) Shovlowsky and daughter, Aralynne.
Shaun worked for BOCES for more than 22 years, and his greatest sense of pride and joy was working with the children that he was able to impact during his time at BOCES.
He was an avid woodworker and gardener and he loved working on automobiles.
The family will receive friends at the J.F. Rice Funeral Home Inc., 150 Main St., Johnson City, from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Burial will be in the Oneonta Plains Cemetery, Oneonta, at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Shaun’s name to The Barbara H. Chaffee, MD MPH Educational Fund. Please mail checks to: Community Foundation for South Central New York, 520 Columbia Drive, Suite 100, Johnson City, NY 13790. Please note Chaffee Fund in the check memo.