A memorial service celebrating the life of Harold David Eagle, age 86, of Jacksontown, was held August 31, 2016, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home, Newark. Inurnment will take place in Jacksontown Cemetery at a later date.
Harold was born September 10, 1929, in Newark, to the late Oren M. and Hazel A. (Robey) Eagle. He passed away August 26, 2016, at the Pickerington Nursing and Rehab Center.
Harold was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was stationed in England during the Korean War. He retired from State Auto where he had been head of the systems analyst department.
He was a member of the Jacksontown United Methodist Church, Newark Fly Fishing Club and Parkinson’s Support Group and volunteered at The Dawes Arboretum. He enjoyed yearly fishing trips to Canada and enjoyed OSU Football and Cleveland Indians Baseball.
He is survived by his wife, Sadie Arlene Eagle; three daughters, Melanie (Rod) Myers of Canal Winchester, Leigh Anne Lawson of Granville and Laura Jane Sartini of Ashtabula; nine grandchildren, David (Mary) Sullivan, Jessica Sullivan (Adam Friedman), Jared (Natalie) Eagle, Kacey Lawson, Kenton Lawson, Kyle Lawson, Dillon and Quentin Cathers and Ava Sartini; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Annette Bates; two brothers, Ralph and Charles Eagle; and two sisters, Annabel and Aldean Eagle.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.
Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home is honored to care for Harold and his family.