Harold “Harry” Childs passed away on May 1st, 2021 of dementia/natural causes. A lifelong resident of Whatcom County, he was born at his parent’s home on the East Laurel Road on December 5, 1930. He served in the Navy during the Korean War on the USS O’Bannon. After release from active duty, he worked as a welder at Mobil Refinery for 30+ years.
He leaves behind sons, Don (Penny) and Steve (Michelle); grandchildren, Bill, Elizabeth, Grant, Austin, and Evan; great-grandchildren, Alex, Donna, Brandon, Caitlyn, and Harlan; and great-great-grandchild, Sapphire. He will be greatly missed.
A graveside service with military honors will be held Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 2PM at Greenacres Memorial Park (5700 NW Dr. Ferndale, WA 98248).