Harry Anthony Longon, Sr.
  • Faith Baptist Church
    13840 S. Helmer Road
    Battle Creek, MI 49015

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“Harry was a a good friend. He will be sorely missed by Gail and me. We remember attending a Bible study at Harry and Kay's home in Albion. We always...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Morris and Gail Perry - Parma, MI

“Dear Kay and Family, Mike and I just wanted to extend our heartfelt sorrow to all of you and tell you we were praying daily for Harry to recover. We...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Craityn Ackerman - Parma, MI

“Prayers going out to the Longon Family including myself for comfort peace and understanding during this difficult time I have and always will Love...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Carroll Longnon - New iberia

“Kay, Roberta and I send our love to you and your entire family. We fondly remember our time working together in Awana and Harry's persistence in...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Al Wilsey Wilsey - Gilbert, AZ

“Kay and family we are saddened by the loss if Harry but rejoice knowing he is with Christ 100% healed. Blessings to you all and prayers for peace and...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Byron Talbott - Tri Cities, WA

“Kay and family our hearts are broken with you as we say see you soon Harry! Heaven gained a saint and He will be missed!!! We are here for you all if...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Jeanne Cody - Battle ceeek, MI

“Praying for you Kay and all your family. Harry will be missed. He is in a wonderful place. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Gerald and Jill Good - Parma, MI

“Kay and family I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for God's comforting arms to surround you. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Bee - Sulphur, LA - Friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. He will be missed dearly. I love and miss him. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Vanessa BOURQUE - Southbridge, MA

“Aunt Kay,I am so sorry to hear of your loss. He was a sweet man. You are in my prayers.Tyler ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: John Pittman - Zionsville, IN

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Harry Anthony Longon, Sr., age 64, of Albion, Michigan went home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 12, 2022. Harry was born in New Iberia, Louisiana on July 28th, 1957, the son of Harry L. and Melba E. (Bourque) Longon.

Harry married the "Love of His Life", Kay Joleen Nazworth in Orange, Texas on April 12, 1985; she survives. He is also survived by his children, Lyndsay Kay (Dave) Brittin, Cody Wayne (Ann) Longon, Landon Seth Longon, Harry Anthony Longon Jr. and Randy Paul (Brandie) Longon. 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and two 2 brothers, Robert (Monica) Longon and Carroll Longon. Harry was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Cindy.

Harry was an Army veteran and retired from the City of Albion as the Deputy Director of Public Works and served as a Lab Courier for BBC Lab. Harry was a jack of all trades. If you needed something done, he could most likely do it. He loved technology and cooking Cajun food; in fact, he made the best gumbo in the world. He loved spending time with his best friend and favorite person in the world who he adored, his beautiful bride Kay. They enjoyed playing cards with friends, but their favorite time was spending time in God's word and praying every evening together. He adored his children and grandchildren and would do anything for them. Harry was of Cajun French decent and was very proud of his heritage. Harry recently started serving his church as an Elder and Sunday school teacher. He loved Jesus the most and it was such a joy for him to serve the Lord by serving others. He loved Jesus and wanted everyone to come to a saving knowledge and to have a personal relationship with Jesus.

The family will receive friends 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, Monday, January 17, 2022 at the Faith Baptist Church 13840 Helmer Road South, Battle Creek, MI 49015, where services to celebrate Harry's life will begin at 12:00 noon, Monday. Interment with full military honors will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Fort Custer National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials directed to the Faith Baptist Church, would be appreciated. Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek.