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Harold E. Larrison, 80, Topeka, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Aldersgate Village Nursing Home in Topeka.
He was born April 20, 1934, in Jackson County, the son of George A. and Beulah Coon Larrison. He graduated from Netawaka High School in 1952.
Mr. Larrison served in the U.S. Army National Guard and had worked for Goodyear Tire and Rubber as a tire builder for 38 years, retiring in 1994.
He was a member of Soldier Christian Church, United Steel Workers, Local 307 and American Legion Post 142 in Topeka.
He married Glenda B. Wolfe on June 6, 1954, at First Christian Church in Holton. She survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Debra Swindale and husband Darryl, Topeka, and Kim Liddle and husband Steve, Little Elm, Texas; a sister, Patricia Konz, Loveland, Colo.; four grandchildren, Carrie Doud and husband Chip, Barry Swindale, Kira Varelman and Justin Hannon and wife Becky; and three great-grandchildren, Mackenzie Doud, Maleia Doud and Braden Swindale. He was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Larrison; a daughter, Penny Hannon Larrison; two sisters, Mildred Chrisman and Roma Dean; five brothers, Edward, Donald, Cecil, Larry and Robert; two siblings who died at birth; and two siblings who died in infancy.
Funeral services were held Saturday at Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton. Burial with military honors followed in Holton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society, sent in care of Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1034, Holton, KS 66436.