Harold Mathison, 84, of Paynesville, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019 at Koronis Manor in Paynesville. Memorial Service will be 11 AM on Saturday, June 15 at Nordland Lutheran Church, Paynesville.
Harold was born on June 5, 1934 to Martin and Martha Mathison. He attended school in Paynesville. On Oct. 17, 1953, he was united in marriage to Norma Larson at the Baptist Church in Paynesville. They lived in Paynesville and Park Rapids throughout their life together, and enjoyed winters in Texas. He worked for Younkin Transfer for 15 years; carpetnered for many years; and drove truck for Offutt Potato Company in Park Rapids.
Harold is survived by his children: Larry (Jan) Mathison of Paynesville and Todd Mathison of Belle Plain; grandson, Chad (Janelle) Mathison of Menagha, Minn.; daughter-in-law, Kathy Mauer of Menagha; sister, Ruth Everson of Paynesville; brother, Walter Mathison of Minneapolis; sister-in-law, Pat Sorenson of Paynesville; three great-grandchildren: Joceyln, Eleanor, and Oliver of Menagha; three neices; and nine nephews.
He was preceded in death by wife, Norma; son, Danny; parents; brothers, Marlow and Norman; infant sister; and serveral brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.