- January 2, 1921 - February 12, 2013
- Dallas, Texas
of Harold's Passing
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“I have a wonderful memory of visiting with your mom and dad 5 years ago at my dad Raymond Watson's 85th birthday. You are blessed with such...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Karen Watson Gregg - Kyle, TX
“So sorry to hear about your fathers passing. In this time of sorrow remember the good times and know that Harold served our Lord and savior and is...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Jack and Peach Portman - TX
“loved your mom and dad and still remember the sweet and simple times back at Axe and Bonita Dr back in the 50s. Your dad was a fine man.
3 of 21 | Posted by: David Lambert
“Sandra…the Pierce family is saddened to hear of your family's loss. It would be appreciated if you could pass our thoughts and sympathies on to...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Ed Pierce - McKinney, TX
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Louise and Ray Pascoe
5 of 21 | Posted by: Louise & Ray Pascoe - Mabank, TX
“Sandra, I am so sorry for your loss. Know that God is taking care of your dad and he's watching you from heaven. I know you are hurting now but...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Kay Potts - Mesquite, TX
“We were so sorry to learn of Harold's passing. Please know that we will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers.
Jeanne and Don
7 of 21 | Posted by: Jeanne and Don Herbert - Garland, TX
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow.Charles and Pennie Clack
8 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Harold, You welcomed us as family the first time we met in Texas! We enjoyed time at the lake with family. We vacationed together in Alexandria Bay,...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Rick & Cherie Friedland - FL
“We loved you from the first moment we met you. We have been blessed by your family, blessed by your faithfulness, blessed by your love. Thank you!
10 of 21 | Posted by: Ann, Dana, Doris, Carrie and Jordan Dotson
“An amazing man leaving a lasting legacy of joy. An honor to have known him! Prayers of peace to the family.
11 of 21 | Posted by: Leon & Diane McWhorter - Dallas, TX
“My father, Ernest Seestrom, ("Sees" to some of his coworkers)worked with Mr. Keesee at Mrs. Tuckers in Sherman and at the W.L. Clayton Research...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Alice Seestrom Oltrogge - Dallas, TX
“Harold and Wanda have both been such a blessing in the lives of me and my children, as well as the Boy Scout Troop 750 where he was the Chartered...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Janie Peachee - Garland, TX
“Dianne-Some events in our lives we can control and some we can't, we need to remember that God knows best what to do about those events over which we...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: David Hall - Sherman, TX
“Buddy was so loved by our family and all his cousins. He will be missed but we will treasure our memories of him. With love,
16 of 21 | Posted by: Norman Neil Shumaker - Coppell, TX
“Sandra, Thinking of you in your sorrow and praying for God's blessings on you and your wonderful family. You have our deepest sympathy on your loss...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Dianne-Some events in our lives we can control and some we can't, we have to remember that God knows best in those events over which we have no...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: David Hall - Sherman, TX
“Harold was a true friend to my parents, Raymond and Elaine Watson. They loved Harold and Wanda and we all have fond memories of the "Mrs. Tucker" days
19 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Allison - Waco, TX
“Such a special man! All our love and prayers to the family.
20 of 21 | Posted by: Steve & Susie Collins
“Truly, a fine man. He will be missed.
21 of 21 | Posted by: Jeff & Carol Holcombe
Keesee, Harold Neil, 92, passed away on February 12, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Harold was born to lIa Jane and Richard Harvey Keesee in Vinson, OK, Jan. 2, 1921. He moved to Frederick, OK in 1930 where he graduated from Frederick High School. He served as a Captain in the Army during WWII. An OU chemical engineer graduate, Harold worked for Mrs. Tuckers in Sherman and then was vice-president of research and development for the W. L. Clayton Research Center in Richardson for many years. Harold has been a faithful member of Monica Park Christian Church since 1958. He was a wonderful man loved and respected by all who met him. Harold is survived by his wife of 68 yrs, Wanda Fanning Keesee; daughters, Dianne (John) Williams of Bedford, Sandra (Gary) Holcombe of Garland; son, Craig (Kathy) Keesee of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Lily (Kory) Olson, Glen (Becky McClannahan) Meloy, Brooke (Brian) McWhorter, Neil Keesee; and 4 great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 PM Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Restland Funeral Home. Services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Monica Park Christian Church. Memorials can be made to Monica Park Christian Church Youth Program 2600 South Broadway Garland, Texas.