Harry C. Bailey 87
Services for Harry C. Bailey will be held at 11:00 Friday, March 2, 2018 at Price - McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton. Burial will follow at Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 Thursday, March 1, 2018.
He died at 9:52 pm Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Brookdale Place at Oakwood in Dayton. He was born on March 25, 1930 in Kenton to the late Harry O. and Hazel M. (Billingsley) Bailey. On October 22, 1950 he married Lee "Petey" Sheldon and she preceded him in death on December 1, 2004.
Surviving are 2 sons, Mark (Fran) Bailey of Dayton and Matt (Susan) Bailey of Kenton; 5 grandchildren, Elizabeth Baldwin, Claire Bailey, Michael (Michelle) O'Neil, Daniel (Jennifer)O'Neil, and Erin (Michael) Coughlin; and 9 great grandchildren, Justin, Jacob, Evan, and Conner O'Neil, Bailey, Nicholas, Alexandra, Wesley, and Michael Coughlin.
He was preceded in death by a sister Alice M. Bailey.
Harry owned and operated Bailey Insurance.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, a lifetime member of the Shriners and Kenton Elks Lodge was he was a past Exalted Ruler.
He was an Army Veteran serving during the Korean War.
Harry was an avid golfer, loyal member of the Elks, supporter of Kenton Athletics, and enjoyed playing cards and traveling.
Memorials may be made to the Veterans Memorial Gulf Course Foundation in care of Joe Prater 611 N. High St. Kenton, Ohio 43326.
Online condolences may be expressed at pricefh.net.