Dec. 26, 1941 March 23, 2007
WILLARD Harry Robert King, 65, of Willard, died Friday at his home after a short illness.
He was born Dec. 26, 1941 in Canton, to Richard and Beatrice (Malone) King and had been a Willard resident since 1970.
He was a conductor for the Norfolk and Southern Railway and a member of the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife, Judy (White) King, whom he wed July 13, 1963; sons and a daughter-in-law, Keith and Shannon King of Willard and Kevin King of Norwalk; daughters and sons-in-law, Kathleen and Chris Rothhaar of Willard, Karla and Kyle Pifher of Perrysburg and Kristie and Brian Strayer of Willard; 13 grandchildren; his mother, Beatrice King of Canton; three brothers and one sister.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard King.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, where a prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. A funeral Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. The Rev. Stanley S. Szybka will officiate.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Southern Care Hospice of Mansfield; the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.