Harry A. Scrimshaw

Harry A. Scrimshaw, 89, of Williamsport, died on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. He and his wife Patricia Griffey have been together for 31 years.

Harry was born on Oct. 23, 1923, in Renovo and was the son of Homer and Alice Rankin Scrimshaw.

He was a self-employed electrician. He served his country in the U.S. Navy as a Torpedoman’s Mate aboard the USS Schroeder in the Pacific.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery.

The family will provide flowers and suggest that memorial contributions in Harry’s name be made to The Korean War Veterans of Lycoming County, P.O. Box 3232, Williamsport, PA 17701.

Kaufman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 2102 Northway Road, Williamsport.