Services for Hassell C. Harmon, 76, of Mentor, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Ave., Willoughby. The Rev. Robert A. Gaston will officiate. Final resting place will be in Mentor Cemetery.
Mr. Harmon passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home.
Born Sept. 3, 1937, in Big Rock, Va., he had been a longtime Mentor resident.
Hassell was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed gardening and playing cards. He was a member of the United Auto Workers Local 1045 and a former member of the Fairport Rod and Reel Club. Most important in his life was his family and being the patriarch.
Mr. Harmon was employed as warehouseman and tow motor operator for General Motors Corporation at the former Fisher Body Division in Euclid. He retired in 1987 after 34 years of service.
Survivors are his wife of 54 years, Maggie; children, Charles (Alison) Huff of Mentor, Lisa (Mike Chandler) Harmon of Euclid and Mike Harmon of Mentor; and grandson, Erik Harmon. He also leaves many other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Ella (Runyon) Harmon; brother, James Harmon; and daughter-in-law, Kimberly Harmon.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc., 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110-2602.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Feb. 10, 2014
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home
4154 Clark Avenue Willoughby, OH 44094