The Free Press, Mankato, MN

June 18, 2013

Jody Lynne Harman


— Jody Lynne Harman, age 51, of rural St. Peter, died Monday, June 17, 2013, at River's Edge Hospital, St. Peter.

 Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 21, 2013, at Northview ~ North Mankato Mortuary, 2060 Commerce Drive, North Mankato. Visitation will be held 4-7 p.m., Thursday at Northview and will continue one hour before the service on Friday.  Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, St. Peter.  Memorials may be given to an organization of the donor's choice.

 Jody was born September 7, 1961, to William and Barbara (Eggers) Miller in Aurora, MN.  She graduated from Cleveland High School in 1979 and attended Mankato Area Vocational School from 1980-81.  Jody was united in marriage to Donald Harman on June 2, 1984, in Mankato.  Jody was employed by DM Stamps and Specialties for 32 years. She enjoyed watching Lifetime movies and spending time with her family, especially her grandkids.

 Jody is survived by her husband, Donald of rural St. Peter; two children, Natasha Harman and special friend, Greg Garbers of St. Peter, Jeremy Harman and special friend, Kala Menke of Madison Lake; four grandchildren, Derek, Carter, Aurora, and Joseph; parents, William and Barbara Miller of Mankato; brother, Michael (Shelly) Miller of Cleveland; sister, Peggy Schmidt and special friend, Kevin Pearson of Cedar; parents-in-law, Gordon and Marilyn Harman of St. Peter; brothers-in-law, Steve (Judy) Harman of St. Peter, Duane (Tammie) Harman of Crystal, and Mike Harman of Northfield; also many nieces, nephews, and extended family.

 She was preceded in death by her sister, Lynne Lyon and her niece, Michelle Pursifull.