Larry Barnett

Larry Barnett

Larry Barnett, 80, of Princeton died Sept. 13, 2012.

Mr. Barnett was a retired electrical and mechanical engineer.

He served in the Royal Air Force and the South African Air Force as a pilot. He was responsible for saving countless Ethiopian Jews in an emergency rescue mission, many of whom had never seen an airplane.

He is survived by his wife, Evelyn; two daughters, Casey Horgan of Edison and Ashleigh; his son, Craig; a sister, Cecelia Shill; a brother, Neville of Randolph; and six grandchildren.

Services were held Sept. 16 at Temple Emanu-El, Edison, with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Dover.

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