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Harry E. Sloan, 92, of New Florence, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born Feb. 10, 1927, in Gray Station and was the son of John E. and Mary O. (Short) Sloan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rosemma Irene (Detwiler) Sloan; son, Lawrence “Buddy” Sloan; great-grandson, Isaiah Sowers; brother, Francis Sloan; and sisters Ida A. Sloan and Mary Rita Sloan.

Harry is survived by his children, Helen Clawson and husband David, New Florence; Rose Ann Smith and husband Robert “Smitty,” New Florence; Bonnie Galbraith, Bolivar; Wanda Sloan and her husband, Bruce Yeagley, McKeesport; Gale Sloan, Audrey Sloan, Debbie Marsh and husband Kory, and Dale Sloan, all of New Florence; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Charles “Len” Sloan, Blairsville; and sister, June Ann Sloan, Derry.

Harry was an avid hunter and avid reader who enjoyed working on cars. He was a hard worker who would do anything for anybody.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, where a service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday with Pastor Sharon Hamley officiating.

Interment will be in Germany Lutheran Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to 365 Hospice, 119 South Main St., Carrolltown, PA 15722.

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