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Harry Anisgard

1917 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
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Harry Anisgard
Jan. 10, 1917 - Jun. 4, 2014
Palo Alto
Harry died peacefully after a brief illness on June 4, 2014. He was 97 years old and had lived in Palo Alto for 42 years. Harry was born in Brooklyn, NY. He earned degrees in Geology from Brooklyn College and Columbia University and worked for several oil companies. Harry also served in the air force during WWII. Harry was married to Cecille (who died in 2002) for almost 60 years. Two of his hobbies were photography and tennis. Harry also loved to travel. Throughout is life he had a deep concern for civil rights. He served as a member of the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center, Palo Alto's Rental Housing Mediation Task Force, and the Mid-Peninsula Chapter of The ACLU.
Harry is survived by his son and daughter and a granddaughter (Alan, Lia, Nicole). He also leaves his dear companion, Carmel Trisca and many good friends. His keen sense of humor, his unbounded curiosity, and his zest for life served as an inspiration to all who made his acquaintance.
A Celebration of Harry's life will be held on Saturday July 26, at 11 am, at the University Club of Palo Alto (off Foothill Blvd. and Page Mill). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the ACLU or a .
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on June 20, 2014
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