Donald E. Harner

Donald E. Harner, 96, of Swayzee, IN, and having family in LaFotnaine, IN, died Thursday, May 14, 2020, at 5:15 a.m. at Colonial Oaks Health & Rehabilitation Center in Marion.

Mr. Harner graduated from Washington High School and served in the United States Army during World War II. Following his honorable discharge from the military, He worked in general assembly for 27 years with General MotorsĀ  in Marion, retiring in 1987. He was a member of Swayzee Christian Church, where he taught Sunday school.

He was born Dec. 2, 1923, in Washington to Arthur and Ethel Morgan Harner. He married Phyllis M. Key on March 26, 1988, and she survives.

Additional survivors include his children, Myron (Theresa) Harner, of Fort Meyers, FL; Susan (David) Kirby, of Florida; Robert (Carol) McPeak, Donald (Jackie) McPeak and Joyce (Robert) Hurd, all of Marion; Terry L. McPeak, of LaFontaine; and Linda Lines, of Swayzee; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. There will be a private visitation and service with burial following in Thrailkill Cemetery, Swayzee.

Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Swayzee, was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials are to Swayzee Christian Church, 110 N. Washington St., Swayzee, IN 46986.

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