John Alexander Barcas, 71 of Mineral, Virginia passed away Saturday, November 10, 2012 at his residence. Born in New Jersey he was the son of the late John and Monica Barcas. John was a member of St. Jude’s Catholic Church and had worked for the Department of State. He was a member of the Louisa Rotary Club and the Thomas Jefferson Elementary “Breakfast Buddies”. Survivors include his wife, Cathy Barcas; a son, Justin Barcas and his wife Lauren of Fredericksburg; a daughter, Kimberly Barcas and her husband Andy House of Silver Spring, MD; a brother, Joseph Barcas and his wife Valgene of Woodbridge, NJ; three grandchildren; Amelie House, Ella and Clara. Barcas.A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, November 16th at St. Jude’s Catholic Church.In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to your charity of choice.