OBITUARY

Ruth Joy Harmon

June 30, 1923April 6, 2018
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Ruth Joy Harmon was born to Tony and Mable Bieber on June 30, 1923 on Walnut Street in Bellflower California. She grew up on Walnut Street with her parents and her sister, Phylis. Bodens. From an early age, Ruth, her sister and her parents were members of First Christian Church in Bellflower.

After she graduated from Excelsior High School in Norwalk with her sister, Ruth worked several jobs in downtown Long Beach. It was during this period that she met the love of her life, Glenn M. Harmon. Ruth worked 30 years as a school secretary with May Thompson School in Bellflower. She also worked to assist her husband in his construction and commercial fishing business. After Glenn passed away in 1986, Ruth devoted the next 20 years of her life to helping her friends and family. She lived the last few years of her life with her son, Larry, his wife, Janet, and his daughter, Nicole, in Long Beach. Ruth Harmon went to be with our Lord on April 6, 2018. She will be forever loved and missed.

Services

  • Visitation in Chapel Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 14, 2018
  • Graveside Service Saturday, April 14, 2018
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Dick Flikkema

April 10, 2018

My condolences to Ruthie's family.
How ironic that the newspaper published her obit on the birth date of her deceased close friend Millie Rich.

FROM THE FAMILY

Retired from May Thomson Elementary School as a school Secretary.

FROM THE FAMILY

Grew up with Mom, Dad and her older sister.

FROM THE FAMILY

Went to Norwalk Excelsior High School.

FROM THE FAMILY

Happy Family!

FROM THE FAMILY

Nice Big Family!

FROM THE FAMILY

Got married with her loving husband Glen Harmon.

FROM THE FAMILY

Ruthe with Her Husband and Her Sister and Her Brother-In-Law.

FROM THE FAMILY

Overjoyed for Her Son Larry Harmon born just after new year celebration.

FROM THE FAMILY

Overjoyed for Her Son Larry Harmon born just after new year celebration.