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      Barry Bagels founder dies at 65

      TOLEDO -- The founder of one of the Toledo-area's most popular bagel restaurants has died.

      Barry Greenblatt, founder of Toledo-based Barry Bagel', died Thursday. He was 65.

      Before Thursday, if you ever dined inside the franchise's original Sylvania location, chances are you saw Barry. The cheerful bagel-maker greeted guests, took orders, and delivered trays to hundreds of loyal customers each day.

      According to family members, Greenblatt suffered a suspected heart attack.

      The first Barry Bagels location opened at the corner of Sylvania Avenue and Holland-Sylvania Road in 1972.

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