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Harness, Sr, John W. "Bub"

Visitation:
Date: Monday, July 18, 2011
Time: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Visitation Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028

Service:
Date: Monday, July 18, 2011
Time: 10:00 a.m.

Service Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel

Interment:
Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Crystal City, MO


Memorials/Donations
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Serenity Hospice Care, Box 1000, Park Hills, Missouri 63601

Obituary
John W. "Bub" Harness,Sr, 89, of Ste Genevieve, Missouri (formerly of DeSoto) entered into rest Friday, July 15, 2011 at Riverview At The Park Care and Rehabilitation Center in Ste Genevieve. He was a retired electrician and a WWII U.S. Army veteran. Born July 16, 1921, in Caledonia, Missouri, to the late Clarence and Ethel (Newcomb) Harness. He is preceded in death by his wife, Villa (Martin) Harness.

Survived by a son, John (Donna) Harness, Jr of Ste Genevieve; and a daughter, Sharon Shelley of Soulard; grandchildren: Stephanie, John III "Trey" and Shannon; great grandchildren: Sophia and Nathan; special friend, Marlene, and her children, Dan, Diane and Kim; hospice caretakers: Sue, Diane and staff; and friends and staff at Riverview Center. In addition to his parents and wife he is preceded in death by brothers: Clarence Harness, Harold "Denby" Harness and Lloyd "Doc" Harness; and sister, Helen Meehan.

He was a member of I.B.E.W. #2, Amvets Post 48, Elks Lodge 689, American Legion Post of Bloomsdale (where he enjoyed playing cards); he enjoyed pitching horseshoes, hunting, fishing and the casino boat.

Pastor Gene Moses will officiate service.

    

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