Harold Eugene Freshwater
March 15, 1930 ‒ October 24, 2016
Harold Eugene Freshwater, 86, of Delaware passed away early Monday morning October 24, 2016 at the Delaware Court Health Care Center.
He was born March 15, 1930 in Delaware to the late Stanley and Grace (Harmon) Freshwater and graduated from Bellepoint High School. He later proudly served his country from 1951 – 1953 as a member of the United States Army.
Harold owned and operated his own business hauling stone and dirt. He was a lifetime member of Bellepoint United Methodist Church and a 60 year member of the Masonic Lodge. He enjoyed gardening, tinkering with his vehicles and he even restored a 1937 Chevy pickup truck for which he was very proud of.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 65 years, Bonnie (Wilson); daughters, Kay Buxton and Sandy (Mike) McKitrick; grandchildren, Heather, Kyle and Paige. In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by his brother John Freshwater.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 5 – 8 pm at the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (formerly 1510 W. William St.), Delaware, where masonic services will be held at 7:45 pm. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:00 am at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery with military honors provided by the Delaware County Veterans Association at graveside.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to serve this veteran and his family.
To share a fond memory of Harold or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com