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Harry Dale Pettit

Harry Dale Pettit

Harry Dale Pettit, formerly of Brewster, MN, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2013 at St. Johns Hospital in Lebanon, MO.

Mr. Pettit was born on December 14, 1918 in Everly, IA. He resided with his daughter in Missouri for 3 years and then was later moved to the Life Care Center of Waynesville, MO.

Harry farmed north of Round Lake, MN until retiring, when he and his wife, Beulah moved north of Brewster, MN.

Harry is survived by a brother, Donald Pettit, Sebring, FL; a sister, Clara Wieben, Spencer, IA; a son, Terry Pettit, Story City, IA; a daughter, Teresa Reck, Dixon, MO; 7 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah May (Dayton) Pettit; a son, Thomas E. Pettit; a daughter-in-law, Connie Pettit; his mother and father, Thomas W. Pettit and Maude E. (Caskey) Pettit; 5 brothers, Kenneth, Elmer, Franklin, Clifford, and Walter Pettit, and 3 sisters, Violet Penny, Catherine Valentine, and Ruth Taylor.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013, at 11:00 a.m., at the Benson Funeral Home Chapel in Worthington, MN. Burial will be in the Worthington Memorial Gardens Cemetery next to his wife, Beulah and son, Tom. Reception will follow at Benson Funeral Home in Worthington.

Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.