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Information for Henry Howard Harbaugh

28 December, 1907 - 7 November, 1986

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

November, 1986
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Henry Harbaugh

    Services for Henry H. Harbaugh, 78, of Caldwell and formerly of Nampa, who died Friday, Nov. 7, in a Caldwell hospital following an extended illness, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel with Bishop Perry Morris Brock of the Caldwell Fifth Ward Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints officiating.
    Burial will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
    Mr. Harbaugh was born Dec. 28, 1907, at Colorado Springs, Colo.  At an early age he moved with his family to Bliss, where he was reared and educated.  He graduated from Bliss High School where he was the class valedictorian.  He then went on to attend Albion Normal School in Albion, Idaho.
    In 1928 he began working for the Union Pacific Railroad.
    He married Delsa Clifford on April 25, 1929, at Mountain Home.  Their marriage was solemnized in the Idaho Falls L.D.S. Temple on July 16, 1966.  In 1935, they moved to Nampa where they made their home.  He retired as a train dispatcher from the railroad in 1970.
    Mrs. Harbaugh died in 1971.
    He married Mildred "Pat" Johnson on Oct. 17, 1972, in Fallon, Nev., and they made their home in Boise until moving to Caldwell about 10 years ago.  Mrs. Harbaugh died on Oct. 18, 1986.
    He was a member of the Caldwell Fifth Ward, L.D.S. Church and when he lived in Nampa was a member of the Nampa Fourth Ward, L.D.S. Church.
    He enjoyed fishing, gardening and visiting with neighbors and friends.
    He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Gerald and Sylvia Harbaugh of Meridian; one daughter and son-in-law, Judith and Merlin Lords of Boise; one sister, Marie Smith of Roseburg, Ore.; nine grandchildren, Mark, Jeff, Russ and Jerry Harbuagh, Pam Bentler, Michelle, Amber, Tara and Merlene Lords and numerous nieces and nephews.
    In addition to his wives, he was preceded in death by a sister and four brothers.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel until 9 tonight and Monday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.



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