Harold R. Babcock, Jr.

Harold Raymond Babcock, Jr., 79, of Albion, passed away, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society – Wolf Memorial Home in Albion.
Harold is survived by his sister: Carol Buckles of Albion; two nieces: Cheryl (Barry) Buckles of Dallas, TX, and Diana Buckles of Houston, TX; five great-nieces and great-nephews: Ben Papermaster of Dallas, TX; Ariel Papermaster of Santa Monica, CA; Zack Papermaster of Dallas, TX; Kelly (Nick) Herndon of Houston, TX; Brett Babcock (Sheila) Schultz of Hampton, VA; one great-great-niece: Lauri Herndon of Houston, TX; three great-great-nephews: Luke Herndon of Houston, TX; Kellan Schultz of Hampton, VA; Keagan Schultz of Hampton, VA; as well as many friends made throughout his lifetime.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; wife Shirley, whom he lost to cancer on Jan. 4, 2017; one brother-in-law: Kenneth Buckles; and one niece: Lauri Schultz.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at the United Methodist Church of Albion with Rev. Janet Burgel officiating. Burial followed at the Dublin Cemetery in Primrose with military rites by American Legion Post 162 and VFW Post 736 of Albion, and the American Legion Riders.
Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at: Memorials are suggested to the Albion United Methodist Church Door Fund or Good Samaritan Society-Albion.