|Barney was the youngest of six children. Barney and Arline had seven children of thier own. He worked as a carpenter and on many construction jobs all around Milwaukee. He often worked six days a week. We often went on Sunday drives through Wisconsin as a family with emphasis on the scenery and beauty of Wisconsin.
Barney had his Apendix taken out as a child for $125 paid for by an inheritance from aunt's farm.
Barney died of Alzheimer's disease in West Bend near where he grew up on a farm.