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Darrell J. Harbeson

Darrell J. Harbeson Darrell J. Harbeson

Darrell Joseph Harbeson, 91, Lanesville, Ind., died Thursday, June 11, 2020, in Lanesville.

He was born Feb. 2, 1929, in Harrison County to Julius J and Verda Berg Harbeson.

Mr. Harbeson was a fork-lift driver for 27 years for the National Home Corp. in New Albany, Ind., and Evanite Co. until his retirement in 1991, a U.S. Navy veteran, a member of the VFW in Corydon, Ind., and attended Lincoln Hills Christian Church when he was able.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mary S. Harbeson; and his brothers, David, Paul, Robert and James Harbeson.

He is survived by a sister-in-law, Lana Harbeson of Lebanon, Ohio, nephews, Lynn Harbeson (Anne) and Harlett Noon; niece, Donna Houghton; great-nieces and great-nephews, Emily Haste (DJ), Erin and Christopher Harbeson and John and Ethan Houghton; great-great-niece and great-great-nephew, Waylon and Gracie Haste; and his dogs, Dixie and Tequila.

There will be a funeral service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday June 14, 2020, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon with Pastor Webster Oglesby officiating.

Visitation will be Sunday from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon. Due to COVID-19, we are restricted to under 60 people in the building at one time and there cannot be food brought in to share. Masks are encouraged but not required.

The family asks that memorial donations be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205 or to Lincoln Hills Christian Church, 1130 Dale Ave., Corydon, IN 47112.