Barry J. Hepner, Sr., 54 of Hamburg, passed away on October 11th in his residence. He was the companion of Maureen Marsolick. Born in Reading, he was the son of Kermit L. Hepner of Reading, and the late Catherine (Kocher) Hepner. He was pre-deceased by a daughter, Debbie Hepner. Surviving are two sons, Alex J. husband of Jessica Hepner, Hamburg, PA, Barry J. Hepner, JR., companion of Daniel Dempsey of Shoemakersville, PA; one daughter, Tina R. Meehan Fiance of Virgil Braun, Robesonia, PA; 5 Grandchildren, Michael Meehan, Jr., Arial and Ayden Meehnan, Brooke Sell, Kinsleigh Hepner; also survived by his cat Piper. Funeral Services and Interment will be private. MARK J HUMMEL Funeral Home, Lower Alsace Twp., Reading has charge.