Born March 15, 1937, in Crafton, Neb., the son of John and Mary. Married his loving wife of 55 years, Carol Brayton on Aug. 18, 1956. Worked for Greenlee Textron for 37 years retiring in 2000 as a machinist.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who lived for his family. Harold enjoyed fishing and was an avid Packers, Cubs and Bulls fan. You will never find a person as caring and giving as Harold, he will never be replaced.
Survivors include: his wife, Carol; sons: Rodney (Fiancée Shelia Tallent) and Rodney (Jennifer) Foxhoven; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; four sisters; and three brothers.
Preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers.
Funeral service Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, Mulford Chapel 1860 S. Mulford Rd., Rockford Ill. at 11 a.m with Rev. Jerry Hall of Pelley Road Christian Fellowship Church.
Express online condolences at: www.fitzgeraldfh.com.