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Edward F. Harp

Male 1892 - 1959  (67 years)


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  • Name Edward F. Harp 
    Born 1892  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Cynthian Township, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Cynthian Township, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1959 
    Buried Houston Cemetery, Houston, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • DONALD E. HARP 92, of Piqua, formerly of Sidney, passed away Monday , May 5, 2014 at the Dayton V.A. Medical Center with his daughter and granddaughter at his side. He was born on November 5, 1921 in Sidney, Ohio, the son of the late Edward F. and Nora (Swob) Harp. On June 30, 1955 he married Eva F. Singer who preceded him in death January 26, 2000.

      He is survived by one son, Earl E. Harp of Denver, CO, two daughters, Mrs. Ed (Keitha) Vale of Piqua, and Vera Bundrick of Abbeville, GA, Two sisters, Eileen Silvers of Sidney, and Mary Huffman of Piqua, fourteen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother, Emerson Harp and two sisters, Marie Locker and Helen Pohlschneider.

      Mr. Harp served his country as a U.S. Army Paratrooper in WWII from 1942 to 1945. He worked for many years at Stolle Corporation and then moved to Florida where he enjoyed his time as a custom cabinet maker. He was a member of the Sidney American Legion Post 217 , AMVETS, DAV and the VFW. Don loved to go fishing, work jig saw puzzles and spent many hours volunteering his time at the Sidney American Legion.

      A Graveside Service will be held Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:30 A.M. at Houston Cemetery with Rev. James Manuel officiating. Full military honor's will be provided by American Legion Post 217. . A memorial gathering in celebration of Donald Harp's life will be held Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 5 to 7 P.M. at the Sidney American Legion Post 217, 1265 4th Ave. Sidney. Funeral arrangements are in care of Cromes Funeral Home & Crematory, 302 S. Main Ave, Sidney.

      In lieu of flowers the family suggest that memorials be made to the Sidney American Legion in memory of Donald Harp. Envelopes will be available during visitation.
    Person ID I1373  Shelby County OhGenWeb
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2016 

    Father John W. Harp,   b. 3 Dec 1853,   d. 1930  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Lydia Rose,   b. 1857, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911  (Age 54 years) 
    Family ID F329  Group Sheet

    Family Nora E.,   b. 8 Sep 1894,   d. 12 Jan 1959  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. Raymond H. Harp,   d. 24 Aug 1914
     2. Emerson R. Harp,   b. 1917,   d. 1978  (Age 61 years)
     3. Donald E. Harp,   b. 5 Nov 1921, Denver, Denver County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 2014, Montgomery County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F343  Group Sheet