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Information for Hugh Tom Harn Sr

21 February, 1916 - 28 March, 1985

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Hugh Tom Harn Sr.

    Rosary for Hugh Tom Harn, 69, of Boise, who died Thursday, March 28, in a Boise hospital, were receited (sic) Sunday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
    Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Monday at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Merle J. Fisher, S.M.  Interment followed at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
    Mr. Harn was born Feb. 21, 1916, in Sacramento, Calif., to Hugh J. and Margaret Sherlock Harn.   He attended schools in Fresno, Calif., in Tacoma, Kent, Yakima and Toppenish, Wash., graduating from high school at Toppenish.
    He married Vera Roach on Dec. 12, 1940, in Mountain Home and they made their home in Nampa.  He was employed at Pacific Fruit Express in 1939 and in 1941 was employed a s a trainman by the Union Pacific Railroad.  He was promoted in conductor in 1965.  He married Margery Parnell on Nov. 19, 1971, in Winnemucca, Nev., and they made their home in Boise.  He retired in 1975.
    He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, a 35 year member of the United Transportation Union and a 25 year member of Nampa Lodge No. 1389, B.P.O.E.  
    He is survived by his wife Margery of Boise; two sons and daughters-in-law, Hugh Thomas and Merilene Harn Jr. of Nampa and Michael Colin and Rosalinda Harn of Nampa: one brother, D.J. Harn of Nampa; six grandchildren; six  step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    His parents, one brother and one sister preceded him in death.
    Memorials may be made to the Tony Shepard Fund in care of  Donna Talley, City Hall, Caldwell, 83605, or flowers may he sent.

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