Harold Flynn

Harold F. Flynn Entered this world on July 31st, 1921
Departed this world on February 20th, 2013
Harold was born to Charles and Lena Flynn in Ecorse, a small town outside of Detroit, Michigan.
The family moved to Copemish, a small farming town in central Michigan in 1930. Harold graduated high school in 1940 and joined the Army Air Core just in time for WW II. He was the top gunner on the B-24 liberator. After the war Harold worked at Sears Roebuck in sales in several different departments until he and two older brothers started a window manufacturing company in 1947. Harold moved to San Francisco in 1961. With with two older brothers where they started a company that manufactured aluminum replacement windows.
He retired in 1982. An avid golfer, he played into his eighties. Harold never married but his six brothers supplied him with an abundance of nieces and nephews. He lived quietly in South San Francisco until he died at the Palo Alto Veterans Hospital. He is survived by the two remaining brothers James and William.
Family and friends will be saying final goodbyes Wednesday, February 27th at the Redwood Chapel, 847 Woodside Road, Redwood City, from 10:00am to 11:00am. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, February 27th at 12:00 noon at All Souls Catholic Church, 315 Walnut Avenue, South San Francisco, followed by a brief ceremony at Holy Cross Cemetery in Colma. All who wish to attend are welcome.


Funeral Home

Redwood Chapel
847 Woodside Road Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 369-5537
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2013