Catherine Harmon(85) Roscoe; formerly of Chicago Il, entered into eternal peace on Monday, December 23rd 2013 at Alden Debes Rehab and Health Ctr., in Rockford Il after a short illness. She was born July 1, 1928 in Dexter, MO the daughter of Clarence Johnson and Hattie B. Chandler. She married Henry P Harmon Sr.
Catherine attended school in Missouri and worked for a number of years with Lydall Manufacturing Co. In Chicago IL. She loved to travel, prior to moving to Roscoe she spent time living in London and Mentone, California. While in California she was employed as a librarian for San Bernardino Co. She was an avid reader. She also enjoyed listening to music and spending time with her family.
She is survived by three sons Michael (Donna) Johnson, Anthony Harmon and Henry (Tasha) Harmon; three daughters Charlesetta Griffin, Kasandra Johnson, Patricia Johnson; brother Joline “Joe” Johnson, 12 grandchildren and a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband Henry P. Harmon Sr., her parents, daughter Franchee Harmon and brother Howard Johnson. A memorial service will be held on Saturday January 4, 2014 at Banner of Truth International 1401 West State Rockford Il. Services will begin a 1:00pm with a visitation beginning at 12 noon until time of service. Condolences/Acknowledgements: 2212 Sharon Ave. Rockford IL 61103. Final arrangements entrusted to Carl E. Ponds Funeral Home 2429 W. State St. Rockford, Il 61102.