Loren Barre

Loren Barre, 87, of Vero Beach, Fla., and Pewaukee, passed away Nov. 12, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Nell; daughters Anne Smith (Brad Smith) and Dana Barre (Robert Cravens), and eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by former wife, Georgia Barre; daughter Lynn Barre, and brother, Doyne Barre.

Loren earned a University of California Berkeley engineering degree and a Stanford Master of Business Administration. He was president and CEO of RTE Corporation and served on boards for Waukesha Memorial Hospital, the Milwaukee School of Engineering, Stolper Industries, Merrill Hills Country Club, and the Moorings Yacht & Country Club. Loren enjoyed tennis, golf, skiing, and marathon running.

Memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach, FL 32960 or Alzheimer/ Parkinson Association, 2300 5th Ave., Suite 150, Vero Beach, FL 32960.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, Nov. 18, at 2:00 p.m. at Strunk Funeral Home in Vero Beach with a reception to follow at The Moorings Yacht & Country Club.

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