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Jeffrey R. Harness

7/28/1956 - 4/7/2018

TREMONT ~ Jeffrey R. Harness, 61, of Tremont, passed away at 6:15 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2018 at ManorCare at Riverview in East Peoria.

He was born July 28, 1956 in Vincennes, Indiana to Ray and Joyce (Hinton) Harness.  They survive.

Also surviving are one son, J.R. Harness, II; one sister, Julia (David) Messersmith; one niece, Natalie Messersmith, all of Tremont and one nephew, Zach Messersmith of New Berlin.

Jeff worked construction and as an insurance agent.

Jeff was a member of Tremont United Methodist Church and Allendale Lodge 752, Ancient Free & Accepted Masons.  Jeff enjoyed the outdoors and hunting.

His memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Tremont United Methodist Church, where a visitation will be from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday.  Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Tremont United Methodist Church, 112 West Pearl Street, Tremont, IL 61568.

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