Obituaries

Harold Ernest Garrelts: Nov. 11, 1936 – March 2, 2022

Son of John M. and Freda K. (Best) Garrelts, Harold Ernest Garrelts passed away on March 2, 2022 at McKenzie Willamette Hospital at the age of 85.

He was husband to Shirley A. (Clayton) Garrelts. They were married on June 20, 1959 and were married 62 years.

He was the father to Cynthia (Mike), Mickey (Cindy), and Greg (Sheila), seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and his pup, Prince. He leaves behind one brother and two sisters of 10 siblings.

Harold had lived in Springfield since moving from Nebraska in 1947. He . . .

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