Bernard John Harmeyer

Bernard John Harmeyer

Death 29 May 2006 (aged 71)
Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Plot Lutheran Section
Memorial ID 14509036 · View Source
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Bernard J. Harmeyer, 71, died Monday, May 29, of injuries sustained in an auto accident. Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, June 3, 2006 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Des Moines. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Des Moines.

Bernard was born June 1, 1934, the son of Leo G. and Martha C. Harmeyer in Lacona, Iowa. He was a graduate of Dowling High School.

Bernard was President of Harmeyer Construction, a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and the retired Des Moines Firefighter's Association.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife and mother of his children, Karmen C. (Rodine) Harmeyer; his second wife Beatrice M. (Gear) Harmeyer; and his brother John R. Harmeyer.

Survivors include his children: Patricia Harmeyer, Mary C. Knight, Christina Free, Bernie C. Harmeyer, Michael Harmeyer, Brenda Abbott, Margaret Giles, James Harmeyer, 17 Grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Ohnemus of Elk Grove, CA and brother Richard Harmeyer of Des Moines.

His family will receive friends 4 to 6 p.m., Friday, June 2, at Iles Grandview Park Funeral Home. A Vigil Service will begin at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to On With Life in Ankeny or St. Joseph's Catholic Church Building Fund.

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  • Created by: S. McCoskey ~ Sleuthhound
  • Added: 4 Jun 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14509036
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernard John Harmeyer (1 Jun 1934–29 May 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14509036, citing Chapel Hill Gardens, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by S. McCoskey ~ Sleuthhound (contributor 46835249) .