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William Harber

April 26, 1928 — September 3, 2019

William Harber

William F. Harber April 26, 1928-September 3, 2019 William F. Harber, 91, of South Bend, IN, passed away Tuesday September 3, 2019 at Settlers Place in La Porte, IN. He was born April 26, 1928 in Walkerton, Indiana, the son of Frank Harber and Mary Kuc. He was a member of the Timberland Bible Church 16623 State Road 23 South Bend, IN 46635, Mill Creek Baptist Church 8762 E. 200 S. Mill Creek, IN 46365, American Legion Post # 400, Veteran of the US Army - Korean Conflict, serving in Panama. He loved gardening, growing flowers and plants. On September 23, 1950, he married Jo Ann Strauch Harber who survives. He is survived by his 3 sons, Bruce Harber; Joell Harber (Vicki); Robyn Harber (Francisca); 3 daughters, Debra Harber (Jonathan) Judie (Ralph) Rankin; Valri Harber; 5 grandchildren; Bill (Randi), Justina, Alex, William, and Aurora: as well as 4 great-grandchildren, Bill, Kaden, Analyn, and Lillianne. William was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Mary; brothers George Harber, Walter Small, Stanley Small; 2 sisters Amelia Olsen, and Sophie Pavolka. . Arrangements are being entrusted to Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Ave., LaPorte, IN where the family will receive friends Friday, Sept 6 from 4 pm until 8 pm. A funeral service will be held at Haverstock Funeral Home on Sept 7 at 2 pm, with a family member officiating. Interment will follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery, Mill Creek, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association 922 E. Colfax Ave South Bend, IN 46617 and Grace Hospice 5835 W. Brick Road #101 South Bend, IN 46628. Online condolences may be made at www.haverstockfuneralhome. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of William F. Harber please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Oak Grove Cemetery
CR 600 E.
Mill Creek, IN, 46365


SEP 6. 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)

Haverstock Funeral Home, Inc.

602 Maple Ave.

La Porte, IN, 46350

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