Mr. George Steele Harman, 85, of Union Bridge, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at his home.|
Born December 13, 1927 in Union Bridge, he was the son of the late Roland Edward and Viola Steele Harman. He was the husband of Ella Fay Nusbaum Harman, his wife of 65 years.
Mr. Harman served in the U.S. Army. He was employed for 25 years as a diesel mechanic with Mitchell Transport of Union Bridge. He was a member of V.F.W. Post #8806, Union Bridge and enjoyed boating, woodworking, playing cards and gardening.
In addition to his wife he is survived by 2 daughters, Cheryl Rohrbaugh and husband James of Spring Grove, PA and Helena Harman of Denver, CO; a son, George E. Harman and wife Diane of Frederick; 5 grandchildren, Paul N., Joshua J. and Carolyn F. Rohrbaugh and Amelia G. and Ethan S. Harman; 2 sisters, Rosella H. Wiles and LaRue H. Wetherald, both of Frederick.
He was predeceased by infant daughter, Tina R. Harman and a brother, Roland M. Harman.
The family will receive friends at Hartzler Funeral Home, 6 E. Broadway, Union Bridge, Tuesday, March 26, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, March 27, from 2:00 p.m. until time of funeral service at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor Ralph Eib, of Christ's American Baptist Church, Spring Grove, PA, will officiate.
George was a faithful caregiver of his wife, who is afflicted by Alzheimer's disease. In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to the
, 1850 York Rd., Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.hartzler funeralhome.com.
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on Mar. 25, 2013