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Arnold H. Harre

Mr. Arnold H. Harre of Nashville, IL, departed this life at his residence on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at 2:34 AM.  He had attained the age of 89 years, 6 months and 5 days.

Mr. Harre was born on June 30, 1932, in Nashville, IL, the son of Theodore and Ella (nee Winters) Harre.  He was united in marriage to Lorraine Frederking on June 5, 1955, at Hahlen Church in rural Nashville, IL and she survives his passing.

Arnold proudly served with the United States Army, where he rose to the rank of Sergeant.  He was a lifelong farmer and was a member of the Washington County Farm Bureau.  He also served on the Nashville Community High School Board for 12 years.    Arnold was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville, IL, where he served on the church building committee for the new church. Arnold loved farming and watching his kids and grandkid’s sporting events.  

Left to mourn his passing is his wife, Lorraine Harre of Nashville, IL; three sons, Larry Harre and wife Diana, Rick Harre and wife Jami and Wayne Harre and wife Cheryl all of Nashville, IL; seven grandchildren, Amy (Ryan) Cross, Greg (Emily) Harre, Amanda (Tim) Stratton, Megan (Jerry) Schumacher, Ericka (Blake) Patton, Wendi (John) Kubiak and Jordi (Dave) Jackson; fourteen great grandchildren, Griffen, Masen, Dayten, Evelyn, Vivienne, Ava, Maeve, Noah, Eli, Eli, Easton, Catherine, Mackenzie and Gerald Frances III; sister, Mildred Cramer of Nashville; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Rev. Stanley Harre and Melvin Harre; sister, Selma Harre; brother-in-law, Harvey Cramer and sister-in-law, Dorothy Harre.

Funeral services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville, IL on Saturday, January 8, 2022, at 11 A.M. with Pastor David Benning officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Friends may call at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville on Saturday from 9 AM until the service hour.

Should friends desire, memorials can be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church or to a charity of the donor’s choice and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home, who is assisting the family with arrangements.

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