Olean- Robert H. “Bobby” Barnes
Robert H. “Bobby” Barnes of 1026 Billington Ave passed away on July 10, 2022.
Bobby was born on November 22, 1973, in Buffalo and was the son of Robert H. Barnes Sr. of Buffalo and Alice Cash of Amherst. On December 25, 2007, in Allegany, he married his loving wife, Julie M. Tuttle who survives.
Bobby was Julie’s best friend, soulmate, and her everything. He always took care of his wife since they met in 2005. Bobby loved to cook on the grill, have parties, cleaning, kayaking, fishing, and being outside. He grew up at Crystal Beach. Bobby was the life of any party.
Bobby loved his family dearly. Bobby and his wife had 6 dogs together, Weizer, Porkie, Izzy, Willow, Baby, and Chico who he considered to be his kids. He was 100% for his family. Bobby was loyal to his word and would always protect his loved ones. He was an Old OG.
Along with his loving wife, Julie Barnes, Bobby is survived by his father, Robert H. Barnes Sr., mother, Alice Cash, 6 children; Robert H. (Tierra) Barnes III of Kenmore, Brian Barnes of Amherst, Alana L. Barnes of Buffalo, Bradley Barnes of Lancaster, Carlie Barnes, and Devonte M. Connor both of Olean, and 3 grandchildren, Marquel, Braden, and Donato, 3 sisters; Courtney Barnes, Camille Barnes, Felicia (Leonard) Shannon, two brothers, Ryan Barnes, and Lamorio Norwood who was also a best friend, all of Buffalo. On Bobby’s mother’s side he is survived by 4 uncles Greg Cash, Ronnie Cash, and Melvin Cash, 2 aunts, Shelby Holcomb and Anita “Nina” Cash, many cousins, such as Carole Cash, Thomas Mack, Quinten Barnes, Chuck Barnes, many others, and many nieces and nephews, his 4 best friends, Rob Keys, Dave Brooks, Carrolton Saylesand Tommy Kendrick, father-in-law Seth and mother in law Peggy Tuttle, and sister-in-law Christa Tuttle. Bobby had a very large family, none to be forgotten, he loved them all dearly.
Bobby was predeceased by his grandmother Mary S. Catalano who greatly helped raise him, an uncle Chuck Barnes, uncle AJ Cash aunt, Jaculine Cash, grandmother Anna Workman, grandfather Mark Boyd, and Grandfather Mr. Barnes.
Friends will be received at the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean on Saturday July 16, 2022, from 12:00pm to 2:00pm at which time Rev. Sam Wolcott with officiate. Online condolences may be made at www.letromcintoshspinkfuneralhome.com