Harold Edward Fleider

Born: Tue., Mar. 28, 1939
Died: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017


10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Wed., Aug. 23, 2017
Location: Lockenour-Jones Mortuary

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
Location: Fairview Cemetery

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Harold E. Fleider age 78 of Cambridge passed away at his home on August 21, 2017. He was born in Ord, NE on March 28, 1939 to Charles and Francis Marie (Bowers) Fleider. Harold went to school in Ord and graduated from Ord High School in 1957.  He joined theU.S. Navy in 1957 and served till he was Honoarbly Discharge in 1963.  Harold continued to serve in the U.S. Navy Reserve for another 2 more years. 

Harold was united in marriage to Velda Merritt on September 18, 1959.  She preceded him in death on July 1, 2001.  The couple made their home in Hasting where Harold was involved in General Contracting, especially a dry wall technician.  The family moved to Cambridge in 1981.  At that time Harold started to work as a Custodian for the Cambridge Public Schools. He retired in 2001 after Velda's death.

Harold married Gail Palmer -Kasson on July 10, 2004 and she preceded him in death on April 2, 2010.  Harold moved to Trenton for a time then back to Cambridge in 2017.

Harold enjoyed reading Christian novels, Bible studies, gardening, woodworking, computer games  and visiting with family and friends. He was a member of the Trenton American Legion.

He was  preceded in death by his parents; wives: Velda and Gail; sisters: Evelyn Markowski and Helen Skalla; grandson: Justin Weaver and great-grandson Isiah Cappel.

Harold is survived by his 3 daughters: Lorri and husband Dale Brown of Hordville, NE; Joni Fegley  and Georgia and husband Mike Sexton all of Cambridge, NE; 6 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at the Fairview Cemetery on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Clark Bates officiating.

on-line condolences can be sent at lockenour.com.  Visitation will be held Wednesday August 23, 2017 at the Lockenour-Jones Mortuary from 10:00AM till 7:00 PM and family will be present from 5:00 PM till 7:00 PM.  Military Honors will be performed at the graveside by the American Legion Post of Cambridge and the US Navy Honor Giuard.   Memorials may be left in his name at the Lockenour-Jones Mortuary.

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Sandra Clark
   Posted Tue August 22, 2017
I am truly sorry for your loss. Your Dad will be missed and he will never be forgotten, may his soul rest in peace. Just know that I am here for you, please don’t hesitate to reach out, especially during this difficult time.

Sandy Clark

Dennis and Ardith Davenport
   Posted Tue August 22, 2017
Please accept our sincere condolences as you grieve for Harold. He was a good father, husband, neighbor, and loyal to all he had connections with. He was always friendly and kind; loving his family, community and country. May God grant you comfort, peace and grace. He will be missed.

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