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Hallie Leon Harkness, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1898
Leslie
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1969
Eaton Rapids
Eaton County
Michigan, USA

Hallie L. Harkness, Sr., 71 of 531 Canal Street, Eaton Rapids, died on August 23, 1969. He was born in Leslie and was a former Mason resident. He was a 1914 graduate of Mason High School.
Harkness was owner of Harkness Accounting Service in Eaton Rapids and former director of the Accounting Department at Oldsmobile Division of General Motors Corporation in Lansing.
He was a pitcher in the old tri-county baseball league and a life member of Mason Lodge 70, F&AM. He was a 1914 graduate of Mason High School.
He is survived by his wife Hilda, a former Mason schoolteacher; 7 sons, Hallie Jr., of Mason, Richard of Ormond Beach, Florida, Robert of Lansing, Frederick of Vermontville, John of Eaton Rapids, William of State College, Pennsylvania and Rex, of Columbia, Connecticut; 2 daughters, Mrs. Hildred Whittum of Eaton Rapids and Mrs. Charles Rogers of Crystal Lake, Illinois, 30 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Services were held on August 26 at the Skinner Funeral Home in Eaton Rapids. Burial was in Felt Plains Cemetery, Leslie.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Eldred Harkness (1871 - 1916)
  Marion Wright Harkness (1873 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Hilda Almira Thompson Harkness (1897 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Hallie Leon Harkness (1922 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alvin E. Harkness (1892 - 1893)*
  Grace Harkness (1897 - 1897)*
  Hallie Leon Harkness (1898 - 1969)
  Jesse Walter Harkness (1901 - 1966)*
  Lena Marion Harkness Shakstad (1905 - 1986)*
  Lena Marion Harkness Otis (1906 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Felt Plains Cemetery
Leslie
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Plot: # 135
 
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Nov 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44529007
Hallie Leon Harkness, Sr
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Hallie Leon Harkness, Sr
Added by: Theron & Helen Smith
 
Hallie Leon Harkness, Sr
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Married June 14, 1921
- Theron & Helen Smith
 Added: Nov. 18, 2009
 
 
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