Harry Charles Misener
Harry Charles Misener, 59, of Goodyear, AZ passed away on November 25, 2017 in Goodyear, AZ. He was born March 2, 1958 to Harry Misener and Eileen McAfee in Highland Park, MI. He is survived by his loving wife Jayne Griffith Misener; son Matthew Misener (Jennifer); 3 granddaughters (Braelynn, Melanie and Bailee); mother Eileen McAfee-Misener; siblings Patty (Ron) Kurylo, Pam Misener, Mary Misener Harms, Shelly Misener; and Mike (Char) Misener; father-in-law Marcus Mack; sisters and brothers-in-law Debbie Griffith (Rick Rice), Kathy Griffith Thompson, Tom Griffith (Lori), Mike Griffith (Toni), and John Griffith (Kim); 9 nieces, 6 nephews, 4 great nieces, and 5 great nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Harry Joseph Misener and grandparents Alice and Joseph McAfee and Marion and Harry Misener.
Harry served in the US Navy from 1976-1980 as a Morse Collection Specialist/Crypto-logic Tech Operator/Analyst where he received the National Defense Service Medal. He also served for 21 years with the Westland, MI Police Department as a Sergeant, field training officer, and D.A.R.E. officer, and as the Director of Training for Shooter’s World in Phoenix, AZ.
Most of all, Harry will be remembered for being a loving husband, father, son, brother, friend, hockey coach, and mentor.
A first Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85338 with a reception to follow from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church hall, 918 S. Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ.
A second Memorial Service and reception will be held from 12:00-3:00 pm on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at the Bova VFW Hall, 6440 N. Hix Rd, Westland, MI 48185.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Thompson Funeral Chapel and will be made in Harry’s memory to charitable organizations that were close to his heart.