Harlan Harms, age 74, of Green Isle, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017, at his home in Green Isle, Minnesota.
Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Arlington, Minnesota, with interment at the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 17, 2017, from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, Minnesota. Visitation will continue one hour prior the service at the church on Wednesday.
Harlan Walter Harms was born on October 30, 1942, in Glencoe, Minnesota. He was the son of Walter and Gertrude (Neubarth) Harms. Harlan was baptized as an infant on November 22, 1942, at Zion Lutheran Church in Green Isle, Minnesota, and was later confirmed in his faith as a youth on March 25, 1956, by Pastor J. G. Bradtke at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Arlington, Minnesota. He received his education in Arlington, Minnesota, graduating from Arlington High School.
On October 15, 1980, Harlan was united in marriage to Miyoko Tanaka in Mankato, Minnesota. Harlan and Miyoko made their home in Green Isle, Minnesota. Their marriage was blessed with one son, Van. Harlan and Miyoko shared over 16 years of marriage until Miyoko passed away on April 15, 1996.
Harlan was a farmer. He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Arlington. Harlan was also a member of the Green Isle Lions. He enjoyed fishing, fixing things, canning, welding and being a mechanic. Harlan also enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Harlan passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at his home in Green Isle, Minnesota, at the age of 74 years, 11 months and 12 days.
Blessed be his memory.
Harlan is survived by his;
Son, Van Harms of Green Isle, MN;
Many cousins, other relatives and friends.
Harlan is preceded in death by his Parents, Walter and Gertrude Harms; Wife, Miyoko Harms.