Harry Etherton
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Harry Etherton
  • April 2, 1953 - April 22, 2016
  • Atlanta, Illinois

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Atlanta - Harry Etherton, 63, of Atlanta, passed away Friday, April 22, 2016 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
Harry was born April 2, 1953, in Murphysboro, the son of Harry Alonzo and Willa Mae Fleming Etherton.
Survivors include his children; Mark (Melody) Etherton of Conway, AR; Jay Etherton of Clinton, IL; Tracy (Jesse) Amburgey of Normal, IL; Nicole (Tom) Gourley of Cornell, IL; and Jennifer (Will) Trew of Minier, IL; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Pam (Ron) Smith of Tucson, AZ, and Debra (David) Cannon of Washington, IL; three nephews; two nieces; and two great-nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Cheryl Etherton.
Harry enjoyed the outdoors. He loved boating, fishing, camping, and cookouts with the family. He found comfort in the existence of angels and expressed his love through quality time with his family.
Per Harry's wishes, cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 25, 2016 at East Lawn Funeral Home in Bloomington. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the America Diabetes's Association. Online condolences may be shared with the family at eastlawn-bloomington.com