Born August 11, 1916 in St. Paul MN Died August 27, 2013 also in St. Paul Son of H. Harvey McNair, Sr. and Gale R. McNair. Attended West High School in Minneapolis and in 1935 graduated from Central High School in St. Paul. In 1939 he graduated from the University of Minnesota
with a BBA, where he played Freshman and Varsity Hockey for the Gophers. WWII, Captain U.S. Army, 5th Army, Italy and Austria. Worked in Chicago and New York City before resettling in St. Paul to work in the financial and investments business. Active in Minnesota amateur high school and junior hockey. Married to Helga Freeman McNair for 45 years until her death in 1997. Survived by a sister, Jane McNair Brandt of Edina; two sons, Henry C. (Marlene) of San Jose, CA and James A. (Elizabeth) of Wilmette, IL; and four grandchildren. Reception to be held at Willwerscheid Funeral Home at 1167 Grand Avenue, St. Paul on Saturday, November 30 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. Burial at Acacia Park Cemetery to follow.