He farmed near Spencer for many years before relocating to Missouri in 1977.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Arlene McDaniels; infant daughter; and nephew, Heath Christian.
Harry is survived by his wife, Joyce (Gilbert); children: Susan Katula (Stillwater, Minn.), David Roach (Kansas City), Glenda Miles (Gallatin, Mo.) and Karen Bruders (Cameron, Mo.); brother, Ray Christian (Spencer); eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Cameron, Mo.
Online condolences: www.polandthompson.com.