Bedford, Harry, Jr.

Harry Bedford, Jr., 65, of Morenci, Mich., died Sept. 3, 2013, at home.

He was born Nov. 25, 1947, in Worcester, Mass., the son of Harry and Helen (Urban) Bedford.  On Sept. 27, 1969, in Pettisville, Ohio, he married Thelma Beck and she survives.

Harry was a Morenci resident since 1953. He was formerly employed at Parker-Hannifin in Metamora, Ohio, retiring after 28 years of service.  He was a member of the River of Life Worship Center near Montpelier, Ohio.

In addition to his wife, Harry is survived by a daughter, Jacqueline (and Ralph) Eberly of West Unity, Ohio; two sons, Daniel (and Deana) Bedford of Jackson, Mich., and Vincent Bedford of Morenci; two sisters, Barbara Geren of Bryan, Ohio, and Helen Jane Crooks of West Unity; two grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.

Harry was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service is planned at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the River of Life Worship Center (14226 Route 20A, Montpelier).

Funeral arrangements were made through Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci.