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Harold Coon, 81, of Genoa, died Wednesday, January 11, 2017 in Northwoods Care Center, Belvidere, IL. He was born on July 1, 1935 in Freeport Illinois to Stanley and Grace (Siemon) Coon. On August 25, 1956, he married Iness Loy in Genoa. Harold worked at AG Communcations in Genoa for 40 years. He was a member of Kingston United Methodist Church and enjoyed gardening and fixing lawn mowers. He also served in the United States Army.
Survivors include his wife, Iness; children, Tammy (Albert) Wennmacher, DeAnna (Kevin) Hawkins and Michael (Barbara) Coon; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; siblings, Sandra (Harold) Schryver, Sharon Smout, Stephen (Monica) Coon and John (Eva) Coon.
Preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, James, Kendall, Vinton and Calvin.
The funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in Kingston United Methodist Church, 121 W. First St., Kingston, IL. with Reverend Jackie Wills officiating. A visitation will be held from 4-7:00 PM on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Cooper-Quiram Chapel, 202 E. Main St., Genoa, IL.
Memorials to OSF Hospice.
Burial in Maple Cemetery, Kirkland, IL.

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  1. Margaret Osborne

    So sorry to hear the news. I worked in Genoa and new Harold. Very kind man and nice to talk to.

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