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Tolbert, Harold A.
Harold A. Tolbert, 82, of 2459 155th St. Galesburg died 7:42 PM Sunday November 8, 2009 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.

He was born June 21, 1927 in Oak Hill, IL to Ernest and Leva Jones Tolbert. He married Patsy L. "Pat" Miller December 3, 1949 in Galesburg. She survives.

Also surviving is a daughter Christy D. (and Steve) Roe of Atlanta, GA, 2 grandsons Jordan Roe and Jason Roe of Atlanta, GA and several cherished nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 3 brothers Ernest Tolbert, Raymond Tolbert and Donald Tolbert.

Harold worked in the maintenance department for the former Outboard Marine Corporation, Gale Products Division for 38 years retiring in 1987. He also farmed until 1997. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He enjoyed antique cars, hunting, fishing but mostly gathering with his family and friends.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Wednesday November 11, 2009 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Kirk Kendall will officiate. Visitation will be 10:00 - 11:00 AM at the chapel. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Galesburg.

Memorials can be made to the American Heart Association or to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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