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Obituary: Dennis M. Hardwood

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Our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Dennis Mitchell Harwood, 68, passed away Jan. 8, 2002 in St. George, Utah after a long battle with complications following surgery.

Born Oct. 15, 1933 in Salt Lake City, Utah to LeRoy A. and Fern Mitchell Harwood. He married Shirley Ann Heiner June 13, 1956 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He served in the U.S. Marines during the Korean War and retired from Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office after 30 years. He played a lot of baseball including some semi-pro ball, and enjoyed golfing and fishing. Moved to St. George in 1999.

Survived by his wife; children, Jeff and Janell Harwood, Susan Harwood, Dana and Jeff Combs, and Lori and Dave Spackman; 11 grandchildren; brother, Paul (Kathy) Harwood; and sister, Barbara Harwood.

A celebration of life services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2002 at the Centennial Park Ward, 3372 South Merry Lane (5275 West), where friends may call Friday 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Interment: Utah Veterans Memorial Park. A memorial service will be held in St. George Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2002 at 6 p.m. in the Harrisburg Club House. Funeral Directors: Peel Funeral Home, Magna.