John L. “Jack” Harwood, age 68, of Maple Plain, formerly of Rockford, died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at his home.
Jack is survived by his loving wife, Sheryl (Frye); children Lisa (Jim) Clark of Dodge, ND, Jack (Becky) Harwood of Mesa, AZ, Greg (Michelle) Harwood of Winsted, Chad (Heidi) Harwood of Watertown, Steve (Saysong) Berhow of St. Michael, Jeff (Jennifer) Berhow of Otsego, and Lisa (Barry) Rathbun of St. Michael; 20 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He is further survived by a brother, James (Connie) Harwood of Maple Grove; a sister, Judith Harwood of North Carolina; and many other relatives and friends.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Virginia; and sisters Joanne and Geraldine “Geri.”
The funeral service took place Friday, Jan. 6 at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hanover.
Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 5 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo, and continued Friday one hour prior to the service at the church.
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo served the family.