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Harley B. Ankney Jr.

February 8, 1923 - September 21, 2013
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HARLEY B. ANKNEY, JR. HOLT Harley B. Ankney, Jr., of Holt passed away on September 21, 2013. He was born February 8, 1923 to Harley and Grace Ankney. He was proud to have honorably served as a medic in the U.S. Army at Anzio Beachhead in Italy during WWII. As a retired tinsmith and HVAC installer, he renewed his mechanical contractor license at age 90, and continued to work until his death. Harley was preceded in death by his wife Mary Lou "Mate" in 2010. Surviving are his daughter Sally (John) Hughes; son, Richard; and daughter, Jane (Kevin) Bauer; grandchildren , Jennifer (Brian) Stiles, Jennifer (Mark) Fergason, Janie...
HARLEY B. ANKNEY, JR.
HOLT
Harley B. Ankney, Jr., of Holt passed away on September 21, 2013. He was born February 8, 1923 to Harley and Grace Ankney. He was proud to have honorably served as a medic in the U.S. Army at Anzio Beachhead in Italy during WWII. As a retired tinsmith and HVAC installer, he renewed his mechanical contractor license at age 90, and continued to work until his death.
Harley was preceded in death by his wife Mary Lou "Mate" in 2010. Surviving are his daughter Sally (John) Hughes; son, Richard; and daughter, Jane (Kevin) Bauer; grandchildren , Jennifer (Brian) Stiles, Jennifer (Mark) Fergason, Janie (John) Maddox, John Hughes IV, Kalyn Bauer, Kevin Bauer Jr.; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; many special friends; and dogs Molly and Trixie.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 621 S. Jefferson, Mason, MI. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 5-8:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to McLaren Visiting Nurse & Hospice, 2316 S. Cedar, Suite 600, Lansing, MI 48910, or the Ingham County Animal Shelter, 600 Curtis Road, Mason, MI 48854.
On-line memories and condolences may be made at www.grbdmason.com

"Dear Kevin, Jane and family: Please accept my most sincere sympathy on the loss of your Dad. I did enjoy hearing the stories of his determination to live..." Jane Reagan (Williamston, MI)

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