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Donald Allan Harrison

December 20, 1928 ~ August 31, 2019 (age 90)


 Donald A. Harrison, age 90, of Lawton, passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Lawton Senior Living Center of Lawton. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Community Presbyterian Church of Lawton with Chaplain Lorna Peters officiating.  Burial will be held at the Arlington Cemetery of Moville. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Moville.

Donald Allan Harrison was born December 20, 1928 to Everett and Onie Harrison on the Harrison Homestead, northeast of Lawton where he later lived. Don lived in this area all of his life except for a couple years right after high school when he spent time working on his Uncle Tom Harrison’s farm in Craik, Saskatchewan.

He married Marian Washburn August 6, 1947 and they farmed in the Lawton, Iowa, area for the rest of their lives. 

He honed his skills on Oliver tractor repair while working in his father’s farm implement business in the early 1950s.   He loved working on Oliver tractors, farming, fishing, hunting, playing cards, bowling and visiting with friends and family. 

He is survived by his daughters, Pamela Clark (Glenn) of Moville; Marla Harrison (Vince Lando) of Portland, Oregon; and Nancy Harrison (Pam Miller) of Sun Lakes Arizona; grandchildren, Chris Clark (Molly) of Edina, Minnesota; Sharalyn Clark (Dean Harris) of Omaha, NE; and Charlie Clark (Marcy) of Moville Iowa; and six great-grandchildren. 

He is preceded in death by his wife, Marian, parents, brothers, Morris Harrison and Dale Harrison and sister Carol Green.

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September 3, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home
225 Frontage Rd
Moville, IA 51039

Funeral Service
September 4, 2019

10:00 AM
Community Presbyterian Church of Lawton

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