Barry David Grim, 76

Barry David Grim, 76, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, at his home in Ocean View, Del. He was born May 23, 1943, a native of Boyertown, Pa.

Grim proudly served in the U.S. Army in Laos. After service to his country, he began his career as a registered professional engineer working for the State of Pennsylvania, and he developed his own construction company. Retiring early, he was also a Realtor and real estate developer in Bethany Beach, Del.

Throughout his life he was an avid hunter, fisherman and sailor. He was a loving and supportive husband, loving father and doting grandfather.

Grim is survived by his wife of 39 years Tara Funk Grim; his children, Troy Grim of Fleetwood, Pa., Dwayne Grim of Brentwood, N.H., Garrett Grim of Robbinsville, N.C., Jennifer Stutzman of Delmar, Md., and Daniel Sweeney III of Longport, N.J.; his sister, Aloma Nagel of Boyertown, Pa.; and four grandchildren, Jessica Grim, Casey Grim, Zachary Grim and Addison Stutzman.

An opportunity to share memories and stories with members of the family will be held on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Twin Turrets, 11 E. Philadelphia Avenue, Boyertown, Pa. Condolences may be sent online at