Donald H Harmeyer

Donald H Harmeyer

Birth
West Point, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Death 22 Jan 1999 (aged 71)
Columbia, Boone County, Missouri, USA
Burial West Point, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 51554226 · View Source
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Donald H. Harmeyer, 71, Columbia, MO, formerly of West Point, Iowa, died at 7:30 a.m., Friday., Jan. 22, 1999, at his home.
He was born Dec. 5, 1927, at West Point, the son of Arnold H. and Ida J. Winnike Harmeyer. He married Georgia D. Clark, Feb. 5, 1951, 15 St. Mary's Catholic Church, West Point. She survives.
He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Columbia. He was a Korean War veteran, where he was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He was pas Commander of the West Point American Legion, past Iowa State Commander, serving from 1969 through 1970 and was a life(time) member of Post 668 American Legion in West Point. He was the former mayor of West Point and served on the city council. He was a former West Point Knights of Columbus member of West Point.
He organized the Little League program in West Point and was the Director of the Marquette Foundation for many years. In Columbia, he was the Treasurer of the Columbia Elks, member of the Kiwanis, V.F.W. Honor Guard and State Treasurer of the Military Order of the Purple Heart.
Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Allan (wife Kathrine), Phoenix, Ariz., Charles (wife Cecilia), Cedar Rapids and Dean, Forest Hills, NY; one daughter, Mrs. Ben (Lisa) Ledbetter, Birmingham, Ala.; six grandchildren; three brothers, Richard and Gary, both of West Point and Carroll, Kansas City, MO; and three sisters, Mrs. Wm. (Joan) Laughlin, West Point, Mrs. Don (Mary Ann) Asby, Eden Prairie, MN and Mrs. Vic (Donna Lee) Mokricky, Waterloo, Iowa.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Tues., Jan. 26, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, West Point, with Rev. David Wilkening officiating. Burial, with full military rties, was in Calvary Cemetery, West Point.


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Married Feb 5, 1951
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Allan C, Charles A, Lisa B, Dean B
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Korea
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  • Created by: Debra Spengler
  • Added: 24 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 51554226
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald H Harmeyer (5 Dec 1927–22 Jan 1999), Find a Grave Memorial no. 51554226, citing Calvary Cemetery, West Point, Lee County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Debra Spengler (contributor 47192932) .