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84, of Vestal passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday, November 23, 2018 and is reunited with his son Daniel and his parents. He is survived by his wife and best friend Josephine of 61 years and their four children. Dr. Joseph & Carla Haykal, Viviane & Khalil Haykal, Elie & Madona Haykal, Andre & Jody Haykal, and his pride and joy of his life, his 16 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Brother Asaad and his two sisters Azizi and Yameme. Barbar & his wife opened a Lebanese restaurant (The Phoenician) after moving from Lebanon in 1986. His fun, caring and compassionate way with his customers will never be forgotten, when not working he enjoyed being in his garden. He always looked forward to having Sunday dinner with his children and grandchildren. He was a faithful and devoted Catholic member of St. James Church. Thank you Lourdes Hospice for all the love and care they gave him and his family. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Tuesday at 9:30 am at St. James Church 147 Main Street Johnson City. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Monday from 4-7pm at the Barber Memorial Home, Inc. 428 Main Street Johnson City.