Blake  Harrison
Blake Harrison
Blake Harrison

February 2, 1949 - September 12, 2018
Resided in Madrid, Iowa


Blake Harrison, 69, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at home.

Blake was born February 2, 1949, in Perry, IA, to Edward and Bernadene (Clayton) Harrison. He married Connie (Bonneson) Harrison on February 16, 1998, in Adel, IA.

Blake served his country as a member of the US Army during Vietnam.

Blake worked in manufacturing for John Deere for 37 years, retiring in 2014. Blake was an avid outdoorsman, he spent many hours hunting for mushrooms and many nights camping. He truly enjoyed fly fishing for trout and hunting for pheasants. When he wasn't outside he was in his garage working on his cars and being with his family.

Blake is survived by his wife, Connie Harrison; mother, Bernadene Simmons; sisters, Chloette Bennett Bircher of Dallas Center, IA, Darlene (Ron) Plagmann of Waukee, IA; daughters, Amanda Harrison of Pleasant Hill, IA, Shanan (Corey) Carpenter of Madrid, IA; grandchild, Reio Cason; many nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog, Colby. He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Harrison; brothers, Brent and Brad Harrison; and his step father Al Simmons.

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