Tuesday, June 28, 2022

David W. Harry, 98, served as a medic during World War II

David W. Harry

David W. Harry, 98, a gentle and caring man, devoted father and friend, left this world peacefully Wednesday, April 22, 2020, leaving all in his path awed at his persistence, acceptance and determination.

David and Frances, his late wife of 65 years, leave a family legacy of six children, Kathleen Andrew of North Carolina, Donna Woltzen of Florida, David Harry of Mississippi, Mary Garner of North Carolina, Elizabeth Ruddell of Florida and Michael Harry of NC; and 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Born May 22, 1921, in Milledgeville, Georgia, David served his country as an administrator and medic during World War II, landing on Omaha Beach and caring for the wounded in the European Campaign. Following his military service, he enjoyed a successful 35-year career with International Harvester.

David will be buried in a private service in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.

Share online condolences with the family at White Funeral and Cremation Service.

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