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Harry Manley Harrison Furtney
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1877
Mower County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1963
Yuma County
Arizona, USA

age: 85 yrs 9 mos 26 days

Manley H. Furtney, 85 year-old Yuma building contractor, died yesterday at the Yuma County Nursing Home, it was announced at the Johnson Mortuary.

Funeral services were scheduled to be held at 3 p.m. today in the Johnson Chapel, with the Yuma Elks Lodge, No. 476 ritualistic team in charge. Private cremation will follow at the Desert Lawn Memorial Park Crematory.

He was born in Austin, Minn., Sept. 6, 1877. He came to Yuma 30 years ago and worked for years with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. In 1939 he was superintendent of the local Civilian Conservation Corps camp. He worked for the Yuma County Water Users Association for four years until his retirement three years ago.

He resided at 2nd Avenue and Canal Street.

Surviving are his wife Goldie; three sisters, Charlotte Williamson, Vera Parker, and Ada Davis, all of Burlingame, Calif.

He was a life member of the Rochester, Minn. Elks Lodge No. 1091.

Yuma Daily Sun
Yuma, Yuma Co., Arizona
July 3, 1963

obituary provided by Smitty
Family links: 
  Josiah Seyer Furtney (1849 - 1903)
  Sarah Jakobsdtr Hibbard Furtney (1851 - 1938)
  Daisy Belle Atkinson Furtney (1880 - 1946)*
  Goldie Varco Furtney (1886 - 1966)*
  Blanche Leone Furtney Alexander (1904 - 2005)*
  Mareta Manola Furtney Kahlenberg Dinsmoor (1908 - 2001)*
  Minnie Furtney Goodknight (1873 - 1950)*
  Joseph Henry Furtney (1875 - 1919)*
  Harry Manley Harrison Furtney (1877 - 1963)
  Charlotte Elizabeth Furtney Williamson (1880 - 1971)*
  Roy Lou Furtney (1885 - 1923)*
  Ada Myrtle Furtney Davis (1889 - 1984)*
  Vera Gladys Furtney McArdell Parker (1893 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Desert Lawn Memorial Park
Yuma County
Arizona, USA
Plot: Garden of Desert Lawn; Section O
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Feb 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84481829
Harry Manley Harrison Furtney
Added by: Dorothy Peterson Kunz
Harry Manley Harrison Furtney
Added by: Dorothy Peterson Kunz
Harry Manley Harrison Furtney
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