Harold E. "Jack", beloved husband of Linda Shields, son of the late Byron and Sylvia (nee Poe) Shields. Loving father of Brittney (Michael) Moore and Tommy (Joni) L. Prindle II. Loving grandfather to Kaden, Joel, Jacob, Dani and Natalie. Loving great-grandfather to Alexis and Macey. Beloved brother of the late Rose (Lawrence) Conley, survived by Rella (T.J.) Boring, Louise (Tom) Darby, Patricia (Dennis) McDougle and Roberta (Ronnie) Young. Jack was also an uncle and a great-uncle to numerous nieces and nephews. Jack was proud to be a retired Marine and a Vietnam veteran, was the recipient of the Bronze Star
, Silver Star, 3 Purple Heart
s, and had 21 medals and ribbons in all. He was sponsored by the Lima American Legion Post 96, and was a member of the Mt. Carmel American Legion Post 72. Jack, a resident of Mt. Carmel, passed away Thursday July 3, 2014 at the age of 71. Visitation will be held Sunday, July 6 from 6-8 pm and the funeral service will be Monday, July 7 at 1 pm. Services held at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia, Ohio 177 W. Main St. (St. Rt. 125) 45102. Interment Graceland Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans Chapter 63, 76 S. Riverside Dr. Batavia, OH 45103.