Mildred L. Harmon

August 27, 2018

Mildred L. Harmon, 96, of rural Clinton County, Ind., died at 2:50 p.m. August 27, 2018 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Tipton, Ind. with her loving children at her side.  She was born August 21, 1922 in Marion, Indiana to Price and Mattie Lynn (Drake) Blake. She married Beach N. Harmon on November 21, 1941 and he preceded her in death on March 26, 1993.

Mrs. Harmon was a graduate of Marion High School.  She was a lifelong farm wife and resident of Clinton County.  She was a certified CNA working at Tipton Hospital for over 15 years.  Mildred was an active member of Morning Star Church in Kokomo.  She enjoyed time with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed traveling to Georgia to visit her daughter Betty, crocheting, reading and traveling the United States.  The family would like to express our sincere appreciation to Dr. Destry Lambert, Dr. Lori Wisely, nurses and caregivers for the genuine love and care you provided our precious Mother “Millie”. The families of Mildred L. Harmon.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral service will be 4 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Whiteman Cemetery, Michigantown. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Alzheimer’s Association.

Survived by:

2 daughters: Betty (Larry) Harmon-Caylor of Dalton, GA, and Barbara A. (Mervin) Ricker-Hair of Pendleton, IN, 3 Sons: Beach E. (Debbie) Harmon of Fort Wayne, IN, Joe M. (Beverly) Harmon of Kokomo, IN and Jan (Betty) Harmon of Kirklin, IN, several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Preceded by:

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by 2 granddaughters, Kimberly Harmon and Angela Ricker

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8 Condolences for “Mildred L. Harmon”

  1. Luella Harmon August 28, 2018 at 8:19 pm

    Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. Uncle Harv and Aunt Lou

  2. Kathy Denniston August 29, 2018 at 9:48 am

    Jan and family, I’m so very sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  3. Brenda Click Stevens August 29, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    Betty and family, I cherish the memories of being at your house during our teenage years. Your mom always had a smile on her face and was a true, faithful Christian woman. So sorry to learn of her passing. Prayers to the entire family.

  4. Marsha (Blake) Wallace August 29, 2018 at 4:55 pm

    I have so many fond memories of visiting the Harmon farm as we were growing up. Aunt Mildred was so loving, always smiling and with kind words to encourage us. I loved our visits with my cousins, aunt and uncle. While she will be greatly missed here on earth, I know she is celebrating her first days of eternity in the house of our Lord and savior and I am joyful for her! I love you Aunt Mildred.

  5. Connie Harmon McClelland August 29, 2018 at 9:46 pm

    Our prayers and thoughts are with all of you. Aunt Mildred was one special lady. I have very found memories of her.

  6. Nancy Bryant August 29, 2018 at 10:13 pm

    Barb and family I am so sorry I won’t be able to attend your mom’s viewing or funeral as I work that day. I’m thinking of you and your family. God bless you all Take care.

    • Tina Parish August 30, 2018 at 2:15 pm

      Barb wanted to say how sorry I am your mother was a sweet lady I wish I could have been there but I have to work. I will be thinking of you and your family I really enjoyed taking care of Millie and getting to know all of you.

  7. Cassandra Plake September 1, 2018 at 1:49 am

    Beach Earl, So lucky to have your lovely mother for so many years. My thoughts are with you. I would love to talk to you sometime, e-mail me and I’ll call you. I live in Tipton now. My second husband Bob died last year. Fondly, Cass

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