William Harsell

William B. Harsell

Sunday, May 23rd, 1926 - Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
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William (Bill) Brant Harsell
of Horseheads, NY passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the age of 92. Bill was born on May 23, 1926 in Elizabeth, NJ, a son of the late George and Catherine Brant Harsell. Also predeceased by his brother Donald and sister Lorraine. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Jacqueline Sharpe Harsell; son, Wm. Brant Harsell, daughter, Susan (Michael) Schulte and their children, Nicholas and Christopher and several extended family members. Bill served his country honorably with the US Air Force during WWII, attained a PhD in Ceramic Engineering and Associate Professor at Rutgers University and later retired as an environmental scientist. His favorite hobby was raising tropical fish and trading them with long time friends in the American Killifish Association. It was the families wishes that services be held privately. Condolences and words of comfort may be expressed at Bill’s  Book of Memories at In lieu of flowers, those wishing to remember him can send memorial donations in his name to the Arctic League
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