Richard Harmon, age 66 stepped into Heaven on October 5th, 2015 at home. He was the husband of Carolyn Harmon. They shared 45 years of marriage together. He was born in Cortland, NY and was the son of James and Lois Harmon.
He graduated from Broome Community College with a business degree and completed his Bachelor’s degree at Tampa University. He was retired from the space industry as a government contractor and negotiator. He was currently employed at Friendswood Community Church.
He was a Lifetime Committeeman at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and belonged to Friendswood Community Church. He enjoyed gardening and cooking. He will be remembered for his compassion for people.
He is survived by wife Carolyn Harmon, daughters Megan Oliver and husband Troy, Melissa Klesel and husband Tommy, and grandchildren Avery, Grayson, Ainsley, Julianna and Jessica.
A Celebration of Life will be held on October 10th, 2015 at 5:30PM at Friendswood Community Church, 2821Westparkwood, Friendswood, TX 77546.
A memorial fund has been set up in his name at MD Anderson in lieu of flowers may be made to:
MD Anderson Cancer Center
PO Box 4486
Houston, TX 77210-4486
Please include the name Richard Harmon when making a donation. His greatest wish that he expressed many times was that MD Anderson would learn something from his participation in clinical trials that could help someone else.