Barry Alan Behe, 62, Altoona, passed away Wednesday at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness. He was born in Altoona, son of the late John Joseph “Jack” and Dolores Louise “Pete” (Gority) Behe.
He retired in April 2022 as a customer service representative at IQOR, Altoona with 10 years of service.
Barry was a member of The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona.
He was a 1978 graduate of Altoona Area High School and enjoyed art, music, photography and technology. He was also a talented artist and musician who enjoyed watching sports, especially Steeler football, Pirates baseball, Pens hockey, Pitt Panthers and being a Dad and Pap.
Barry is survived by two children, Audry Behe and Haydin Behe, both of Altoona; four siblings: John J. Behe Jr., Richard E. Behe and Laura L. Frederick, all of Altoona and Mary (James) Kell of Columbus, Ohio. Also surviving are three grandchildren: Izaak J. Behe, Layne T. Behe and Kaydn P. Frndak; three nieces and nephews: Daniel Kell, Nathaniel Kell and Meghan Frederick.
At the request of the family, there will be no visitation or service.
In memory of Barry, the family requests that you make contributions in Barry’s name to Reliance Bank, 1921 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602 to help defray funeral expenses.
Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home, Altoona.