Walter O. Harmon

December 3, 2015

Walter O. Harmon 78, of Frankfort, died at 4:09 a.m. December 3, 2015 at his home.  Born August 31, 1937 in Frankfort, IN to the late Ora & Elizabeth (Balingall) Harmon.  He married Kitty E. Allen on August 11, 1958 and she survives.  Walter was a Parts Manager at Farmers Service & Equipment John Deere Dealership for 44 years. He was a lifelong Frankfort resident and a 1955 graduate of Frankfort High School. He served his country in the US Army from 1957 until 1959.

Visitation and Services

Private Family Services will be held. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorials in Walter’s honor can be made to Wounded Warriors or the American Heart Association.

Survived by:

Wife: Kitty Harmon of Frankfort, 3 Daughters: Jane Rena (Husband: Bill) Young of Frankfort, Brenda Diane (Husband: Quint) Villars of Rossville, Amy Jeanne (Husband: Steven) Smith of Frankfort, 2 Brothers: Gary Harmon of Tipton, Tom Harmon of Michigan City, Sister: Joan Donoho of Frankfort, 7 Grandchildren and 2 Great Grandchildren also survive.

Preceded by:

2 brothers and a sister.


Leave your Condolences

15 Condolences for “Walter O. Harmon”

  1. Ruby Crick December 3, 2015 at 6:23 pm

    So sorry for your loss Kitty. Sending prayers for you and the kids.

  2. Dave Allen December 3, 2015 at 11:16 pm

    I’m sorry to hear of Walt’s passing. I have very fond memories of family reunions and relationships in the Woodside area. We’ll keep the family in our prayers.

  3. Rita and Larry Barnett December 4, 2015 at 11:23 am

    Dear Kitty and family, so sorry for your loss. Walt was a good man. In my heart and prayers.

  4. Dawn Chumley December 4, 2015 at 4:28 pm

    Walter put a smile on my face every time I saw him. I loved taking care of him and seeing him grow. Kitty and Walter are two of the sweetest people I’ve ever met. I’m forever grateful for knowing them!

  5. American Heart Association December 4, 2015 at 11:11 pm

    May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.

  6. Rosetta harmon December 5, 2015 at 9:11 am

    Kitty and girls, So very sorry. I know how it must be for you all. Walt was a good person. Good father and good husband and grandpa. He was my husband’s best friend and brother. Bless you! Rosetta

  7. Robert E. Knox December 5, 2015 at 9:35 am

    To Kitty and family, We are sorry to hear of Walter’s passing. I am a classmate of 1955 and would see Walter and have a family conversation. So glad we knew each other over the years. My prayers are with you and the children.

  8. Heather VanBriggle December 5, 2015 at 11:17 am

    So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and hugs to all of you. Let us know if you need anything.


    The VanBriggle family and Steiner family

  9. Nancy Richey December 5, 2015 at 9:51 pm

    Kitty, so sorry about Walts passing. I will see you soon. Will be praying for you and all your family.

  10. Deb Garriott December 6, 2015 at 9:00 am

    May you take comfort in knowing how brightly your loved one’s life still shines.
    My prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

  11. Bonny Bailey Goodnight December 6, 2015 at 9:55 am

    Kitty, Brenda, and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your wonderful husband and father. What a kind and gentle soul Walter was. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

  12. Bobby Harmon December 7, 2015 at 11:12 am

    My thoughts and prayers are for you and the family. He was a wonder Uncle. I will always have great memories of him over the years. He will be with my dad again in heaven. Love you Uncle Walt, God bless you and you be missed.

  13. Erilda and Ron Coleman December 9, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    Dear Kitty & Family,
    We were so sorry to hear of Walt’s passing. Please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. God Bless. Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

  14. Tim Albaugh family December 10, 2015 at 1:17 pm

    Aunt Kitty and girls, There are no words except so sorry. Uncle Walt was a super guy, as you already know. We all loved and respected him. May he rest in peace.

  15. Linda VanMeter Anderson December 14, 2015 at 12:19 pm

    Kitty and girls, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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