Harry P. Garland Jr.

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Harry P. Garland Jr., 72, passed away peacefully with his family by his side Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Allentown.

Born March 13, 1946, in Pottsville, he was a son of the late Harry Sr. and Evelyn East Garland.

Harry was a graduate of Vacaville High School in California.

He was a veteran of the Army and also served in the National Guard and Reserves.

Harry attended Salem United Methodist Church in Orwigsburg.

He was the owner of Garland Communications Systems Inc., which he began 23 years ago.

Harry was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved the ocean and spending time on his boat. But what Harry enjoyed most was spending time surrounded by his loving family.

Harry is survived by his wife of 37 years, Peggy Kapusta Garland. He is survived by his children, Tammy Bowers, wife of Anthony, Saint Clair, Jill Reber, wife of Kendall, Pottsville, Tonya McJunkin, wife of Joshua, Schuylkill Haven, and Harry Garland III, husband to Missy, Bernville; his grandchildren, Konnor, Emma, T.J., Caden and Callie; his sisters, Velma Troxel, wife of Gary, Oregon, Gloria Mitsock, partner to Joe Parry Jr., Friedensburg, and Joy Prokop, wife of Dave, Florida; nieces and nephews.

Services are private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Harry's name to either Hillside SPCA, 51 SPCA road, Pottsville, PA 17901, or Ruth M. Steinert Memorial SPCA, P.O. Box 332, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972. Grabowski Funeral Home, Schuylkill Haven, is entrusted with the services.

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Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 2, 2019