October 26, 1924 - June 19, 2011
Age 86, of Pike, NY, died June 19, 2011 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw.
He was born October 26, 1924 in Pike, son of the late Harry and Edna Combs Stroud. Harry worked for many years for the Town of Pike prior to his retirement in 1984. He worked for many years for McCormick Farms, was a mechanic for the former B.R. DeWitt Co. in Pavilion and for Remington Milk Haulers in Pike. Harry enjoyed flea markets, antique dealing and attending auctions. He also served in the US Merchant Marines.
Surviving are his wife of over 64 years, Dorothy Swain Stroud whom he married September 11, 1946; his sons, Daniel (Florence) Stroud of Silver Springs, Dennis (Georgiann) Stroud of Silver Springs, David (Eileen) Stroud of Pike, Dale Stroud of Tampa, FL, Greg (Sandy) Stroud of Pike; his daughters, Delores (Wayne) Hallopeter of Portageville, Glenda (Eddie) Bill of South Carolina, Charlene (Mark) Buckley of Wiscoy; 16 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; his sister, Janice (Art) Senft of Tampa, FL. He was the father of the late Glenn Stroud and brother of the late Dick Stroud.
There are no calling hours. A graveside service will be held Wednesday at 1 PM at Elmwood Cemetery, Telegraph Rd., Pike. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Elmwood Cemetery Association, Pike, NY 14130. Arrangements are being completed by Harmon-Watson Funeral Home, Castile.
June 22, 2011 : Graveside Service for Harry Stroud at Elmwood Cemetery, Telegraph Rd - 1:00 PM
Jun 24.11 from Patches M. Stroud:
My grandpa Harry was very good to me didn't matter my choices he loved me regaurdless
Jun 22.11 from Les & JoAnn Green:
Dennis & Georgiann,
Our sympathy to you & your family.
Jun 22.11 from Stacy and Kelly (Ayers):
To Dorothy, Dale, and Family,
Kelly and I are presently traveling together talking about all the great memories we have with you and your family over the many years. We cherish and thank you for them. Just think of Harry, and I sure you too will have a big smile on your face.
Kelly and Mom are especially grateful that they got to spend time with you all last summer.
Stacy, Hunter, Kelly, Randy, and Kids
Jun 21.11 from Harry Stroud:
Dear Dorothy and Family,
We are sorry for your loss.May God keep you in his Hands. Frank and Connie Metcalf
Jun 21.11 from Dorothy:
Danny,So sorry to hear about your Dad.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Jun 21.11 from Patsy and Steve:
To Aunt Dorothy and all my cousins, We are all feeling a loss losing a part of our family. He passed away on a Sunday, the appropriate day for a flea market somewhere in heaven. Love to all Patsy and Steve
Jun 21.11 from Tami Underhill:
Dear Dan and family,
My thoughts are with you. I'm so sorry to hear about your father passing on Father's Day. I'm glad he knew how much he meant to you.
Peace and prayers,
Jun 21.11 from Lori Christ:
I am missing you "Hamburg". I cared for you very much and I would get so excited to see you on your scooter going to the store or PO because I'd get the chance to visit with you a bit. RIP Harry. Love, "Hamburg"
I am so sorry for your loss. Harry was a great guy and he will be missed.
Jun 21.11 from Dennis and Deb Krawczyk:
Dear Dorothy, Delores and Family
We just heard. We are so sorry of your loss. We have many fond memories of Harry. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.