Harold Flahiff


Harold E. (Harry)

Harold E. (Harry) Flahiff of Perrysburg, OH passed away on December 12, 2012. Harry was born to Harold and Edna Flahiff on September 30, 1929, in Toledo. He graduated from Central High and Attended The University of Toledo while working at Toledo Edison. Harry joined the Marine Corps and spent 4 years advancing to the rank of Staff Sergeant, and spent one of those years on the front lines in the Korean War. He joined Owens-Illinois, Inc. where he retired after 30 years as manager of corporate systems.

Harry was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, Bob, Larry and Ed. And is survived by his wife, Judy; four daughters, Kathy Keefer, Carol Olson (Robin), Sharon Woolsey (Ron), and Mary Pettijohn (Brian); two sons, Michael (Sherry) and Terry, and two step daughters Becky Boyle (Dennis) and Sue Grivands. Also surviving is sister-in-law, Barb, and two sisters, Pat Karlan (Bill) and Dorothy Hogan (Larry); 29 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Harry was a past member of the American Legion, VFW, Knights of Columbus, The American Management Association and the Data Processing Management Association.

Friends and Family may call at Reeb Funeral Home, 5712 N. Main St., Sylvania, where visitation will be held December 14, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on December 15. 2012, Harry will be laid to rest at Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery with Military Honors. In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Blessed John XXIII Church or Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Online condolences may be offered to the family at


Funeral Home

Reeb Funeral Home
5712 North Main Street Sylvania, OH 43560
(419) 882-2033

Published in Toledo Blade on Dec. 13, 2012