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Harold Sturgeon Jr.

December 01, 1939 - August 23, 2023


Obituary For Harold Sturgeon Jr.

Harold Sturgeon Jr. 83, of Bloomington, Indiana passed on August 23, 2023. Harold was born on December 01, 1939 to Laura Hatchett-Sturgeon & Harold Sturgeon Sr. He proudly served God, his country and community. He served as an Elder at Bloomington Baptist Church and a Deacon at Little Union Baptist Church, was both an Airforce and Army Veteran as well as being a member of God's Posse and the American Legion. In the early 1960's, he served as a Police Officer for Indiana University Bloomington campus befrore transfering to The Bloomington Police Dept. He was one of the first to serve on the original Bloomington Ambulance Service through Bloomington Police Dept. and later in life, a 1986 Graduate from Vincennes University in Robotics. In 1959 he married his life partner of 61 years LaVangelin Lois with whom they had daughter in 1960 and a son in 1964.He was preceded in death by his wife, daughter, parents and 13 siblings. He is survived by his son Harold F. Sturgeon III (Freddy) & wife Cindy, Grandaughter's Sharlyn M. Sturgeon, Alaina V. Brand, Selena R. Harper & husband Jake. Great grandson Ryker D. Harper & two great grandaughter's Angela M. Risner & Sophia R. Harper. No visitation or viewing will take place per dads wishes. Halo cremations have been entrusted with his arrangements and wishes. Special Thank you to V.A. Kim Meyer LCSW for the love and friendship bestowed upon dad as well as Richard L. Roudebush V.A. Hospital Indianapolis for his years of care and IU Hospice in Bloomington for their compassion and care during his journey home.

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