MTA 88 Member Passed Away

MTA 88 Member Passed Away

Gregory L. Barnhart, 71, passed away at Mount Sinai Hospital in NY, NY, on May 2, 2022. He was fighting liver cancer. Born April 12, 1951, in Hagerstown, MD. Greg was the son of Elwood and Thelma (Trumpower) Barnhart. Greg graduated from Waynesboro H.S. and the Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in criminology.

Greg and his wife, Mary (Grammerstorf) Barnhart, were married on June 9, 1973, in Waldwick, NJ. He was a Maryland State Trooper for 26 years and achieved Trooper First Class, Corporal, and Sergeant level promotions. Greg, his brother, Lonnie, and his father owned and operated Barnhart’s Lawn and Garden Center in Waynesboro, PA. After retirement, Greg worked at L.E. Barnhart Security.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and spending time by the pool and the beach.

Greg is survived by his wife, Mary Barnhart; daughters, LeAnne B. Barnhart, and wife, Samantha Dalious, of Chambersburg, and Kelly L. Barnhart McCarty, and wife, Jerrica McCarty, of Pasadena; sister-in-law, Kimberly (Hull) Barnhart; her daughter, Stephanie (Barnhart) Smith, and husband, Edward Smith; one uncle, James Trumpower; and several cousins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Lonnie E. Barnhart, and many aunts and uncles.

Services will be held at 3 pm Saturday, May 7th, 2022, at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. Pastor Allen Robinson will officiate.

All will remember Greg at the Maryland Troopers Association Lodge 88. He was well liked by everyone. Rest in peace, Trooper.

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