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Harold W. Hesher

September 11, 1951 ~ October 28, 2021 (age 70)


     Harold W. Hesher, age 70, a resident of Portland passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021 at Albany Health Care and Rehabilitation in Albany, Indiana.  He was a 1971 graduate of Bryant High School, and retired in 2013 after 33 years at Jay Products in Portland.  He was a perfectionist when it came to his woodworking and gardening. 

     Harold Hesher was born September 11, 1951 in Bluffton, Indiana the son of Robert and Elizabeth (Franklin) Hesher.  He was married on January 5, 2016 to Becky (Williams) Willoughby.

Survivors Include:

His beloved wife- Becky Hesher, Portland, Indiana

Daughter- Emily Hesher, Portland, Indiana

Step son- Dane Willoughby, Portland

2 brothers- Don Hesher, Bluffton, Indiana and Tom Hesher (wife-Anisa), Montpelier, Indiana

2 Sisters- Anita Isch, Dunkirk, Indiana and Jane Huffman (husband-Mike), Montpelier, Indiana

Several nieces and nephews

     Harold was preceded in death by his parent’s Robert and Elizabeth Hesher, siblings, a brother Bob Hesher, and a sister, Carol Sturgeon.

     Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00pm-8:00pm on Monday in the Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Tuesday at the funeral home with visitation 1 hour prior to services.  Pastor Mike Harris will officiate the service and burial will follow in Alberson Cemetery, east of Geneva.

     Memorials may be directed to the Jay County Cancer Society.

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November 1, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
November 2, 2021

11:00 AM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

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