SLEEPY?EYE - Harold R. Moll, age 101, of Sleepy Eye, MN died on September 20, 2013, at Sleepy Eye Care Center.
Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye and will continue on Wednesday from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. at the church.
Service will be held at the Faith United Methodist Church, Sleepy Eye, on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.
The clergy will be Pastor Richard Jacobson.
Interment will be at the Home Cemetery, in Sleepy Eye, MN.
Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye.
On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com
Harold Roy Moll a centenarian of Sleepy Eye, passed away Friday, September 20, 2013 at the Sleepy Eye Care Center surrounded by his family.
Harold was born on a farm December 3, 1911, Milford Township near New Ulm (Essig) to Ira Arthur Moll and Minna Caroline Moll (Vogel). He married Hazel A. Koberstein on August 26, 1939. They lived on a farm in Prairieville Township, west of Sleepy Eye for 40 years. Harold also did carpentry work to augment the family income. Harold and Hazel moved to Longville, MN in 1977 where he resided until returning to Sleepy Eye when he turned 100. Hazel passed away in Brainerd on March 3, 2003 He is survived by his centenarian brother, Armon Moll of New Ulm.
Harold is survived by his children, Duane (Bonnie) of Plymouth, MN; Ken (Evonne) of St. James MN; Dale (Barb) of Holdingford MN, Leon of Fridley MN, Norma Hudson of Little Falls MN, and Ronda (Brian) Mathiowetz of Leavenworth MN. Grandchildren, Brad, Lisette, Ben, Amanda, Lisa, Brenda, Stephanie, Bob, Denae, Michelle, Angela, Jesse, Cory, Laura, Erica, Brett, Rachel, Stacy, Chad, Brad, Chris, Jodi, Julie, Jim, Joe, Melissa, John, Jason, Chad, Scott and many great and great-great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Hugo, Edgar, Earl, baby boy and infant sisters Caroline and Verda. Also preceded in death by daughters, Lila Hollmer, and infant Janet.
Harold will be remembered for his love of nature, his strong commitment to rural school education and his many years of serving as Sunday school superintendent at the E. U. B./Faith United Methodist Church.