ARLINGTON -- Varian Arthur Barkhurst, 81, passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014, in Arlington. Funeral: Noon Friday at Advent Lutheran Church, 232 S. Cooper St., Arlington. Interment: 2:15 p.m. in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Wade Family Funeral Home, Arlington. Memorials: Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 2630 West Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76102, 817-336-4949. Varian was born July 7, 1932, in Thornton, Iowa, to Granville and Louise Jorgensen Barkhurst. He was preceded in death by by his parents; and four brothers, Virgil, Vincent, Stanley and Leroy Barkhurst. Survivors: Wife, Loraine Barkhurst; daughter, Cindy Burns and husband, Gary; sons, Gary Barkhurst and wife, Susan, and Curt Barkhurst and wife, Carolyn; brother, Everett Barkhurst and wife, Arlene; grandchildren, Adam, Cory, Kristy, Jessica, Travis, Ashley and Cody; and great-grandchildren, Kayla and Riley. Wade Family Funeral Home Arlington, 817-274-9233

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