Funeral services for Harlin Dexter Redding, 85, Lawrence will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Eudora Cemetery. He passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 at Pioneer Ridge Assisted Living.
Harlin was born May 17, 1932 in Burlington, KS the son of Walter and Gladys (Thompson) Redding.
He enjoyed woodworking, old country music and spending time with his family.
He was a foreman for DuPont.
He married the love of his life, Bonnie Cheuvront on February 23, 1951 in Lawrence, KS. They were married just shy of 67 years. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his daughters, Linda Langston (Bill), Gina Sharp (Rod), both of Eudora, KS; four grandchildren, Jalee Ahmann (Greg), Jori Benson (Daniel), Katie Massey (Cole), and Joe Kornbrust; four great grandchildren; brother, Billy Redding, Waverly, KS; and sister, Carolyn Krull, Berryton, KS. He was preceded in death by brothers, Dean Redding and Milton Redding.
The family will greet guests from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. on Tuesday January 30, 2018. Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to Alzheimer’s Association and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
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