Rollin N. Harpring

Text size

Rollin N. Harpring

May 09, 1936 - November 23, 2018

Rollin N. Harpring Rollin N. Harpring, 82, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born, May 9, 1936 in Indianapolis, Indiana, he was the son of Louis and Marie (Schroeder) Harpring. Rollin graduated from Greensburg High School in 1954. He served in the Army shortly after the Korean Conflict.
Rollin started ACRO Engineering (then Acro Tool and Die) in 1963, after working as a machinist and tool & die maker at a Ford Philco plant. Rollin was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church once serving on the Pastoral Council. He was an avid fisherman, taking his last trip just a month ago to Illinois. He was active in ¾ midget racing for many years being part of the team winning 5 straight Indiana UMRA championships. He was also a member of both the Ford and Studebaker Clubs in Indiana. Rollin married Marcie (Zoellner) Harpring on December 2, 1972 and she survives. Other survivors include, his son; Chris (Rebecca) Harpring, Greensburg, his three grandchildren; John, Philomena, and Louis Harpring, his brother; Melvin (Roberta) Harpring, Greensburg, and his sister; Marlene Harsin, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held from 4-7:00 p.m. Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg with a rosary service starting at 3:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 30, 2018 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Greensburg with Fr. Adam Ahern officiating.
Burial will be held in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Greensburg, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary's Church Building Fund.
Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com
Published on November 27, 2018
Send flowers
in memory of Rollin
See more

Obituary published in

Events

Visitation

Thursday November 29, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home

302 North Franklin Street, Greensburg, IN, USA

Mass of Christian Burial

Friday November 30, 2018

10:00 AM

St. Mary

1331 East Hunter Robbins Way, Greensburg, IN, USA

Guestbook

Print Guestbook

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on August 23, 2019.

Share a message

1 posts

Andrea (Ricke) Arnold
Nov 27, 2018
Chris,
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Prayers of comfort for you and your family.