Obituary: Harold E. Huffman


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Harold E. Huffman, 80, of Noblesville, died July 30, 2014 at his residence with family. Born July 4, 1934 in Noblesville, he was the son of Gerald and Eva (White) Huffman.

He was a machinist for Firestone for more than 40 years and also had worked at Walmart. He was a member of the National Guard and the Eagles and Elks Clubs. He had a natural green thumb, which was evident in his love for gardening. He was an avid bowler, a passionate sports and Colts fan, and loved to spend time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed trips to Venezuela.

Survivors include his wife, Dixie (Startzman) Huffman; children, Tracy Lockhart and Ty E. Huffman; siblings, Barbara Ellen Barker and Avanelle Halvorson; grandchildren, Nikki (Jeff) Shepherd, Josh Myers and Greg Lockhart; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David L Huffman; and sister, Helen McDonald.

Funeral services were held Aug. 4 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home, 1150 Logan St., Noblesville, with the Rev. John Davis officiating. Burial followed at Arcadia Cemetery in Arcadia.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, 46278. Online condolences may be made at