Frank Harget

Frank Harget

Frank Harget, 88, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014 with his wife at his side.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Cora Harget; four brothers, Donald, Paul, Ralph and Harry; three nephews, Dennis and Leslie Harget and Donald "Butch" Harget. Frank is survived by his wife of 57 years, Eleanor (Bamonte) Harget; sister, Alice Davis; three god children, Robert Schneckenburger, Scott Harget and Michele (Jividen) Berryman; four special nieces and nephew, Sandra Harget, Maureen Papp, Terry Harget and Bev Harget-Snyder; many great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.

Frank was a member of many organizations, Portage Lakes #2213 AARP group, Kenmore Seniors, Baptist Temple Golden Agers, VFW #3383, lifetime member of Eagles, past Commander of American Legion Paul Harget Post #739. He was also a volunteer fireman for Manchester for 25 years, Board member of RSVP, volunteer for City of Akron, American Red Cross of Barberton and a member of 40/8. He retired in 1985 from Firestone Tire and Rubber Co. with 42 years of service and was a proud U.S. Army Veteran having served during World War II. A special Thank you to 8100 at Akron General Medical Center and Visiting Nurse Hospice Care Center for the wonderful compassion and care of Frank.

Funeral service SATURDAY, March 8, 2014, 11 a.m., at the Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home, 624 East Cherry St. (Rt. 93, Canal Fulton) and where family and friends may call TODAY from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of the service. Burial at Manchester Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Manchester Alumni Scholarship Fund, c/o Todd Lindeman, 437 West Nimisila Road, Akron, OH 44319 or Visiting Nurse Hospice Care Center, 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, OH 44333. (Swigart-Easterling, 330-854-2356)

Funeral Home

Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home
624 East Cherry Street Canal Fulton, OH 44614
(330) 854-2356

Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2014