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“So sad to hear of Harry's passing. Growing up across the street from the Landgren I have very fond memories. I miss running into Harry and Nancy as...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: David West - Worcester, MA

“I have never met Harry, but I feel like I knew him because Brenda has told me stories about him over the years. So, I knew him as a great father...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to The family, especially Brenda and Bob ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: John Houle - Hamden, CT

“My father in law was a wonderful man and was totally dedicated to his family. He made it a point to smile and laugh but when others expressed an...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Bob Miller - Spring, TX

5 of 9 | Posted by: Carol Wells - MA

“My condolences to you Brenda and your family. Love always, Carol wells Barre,Ma ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: albert sargentelli - worcester, MA

“We will always remember Harry as a very happy and warm man. It was a pleasure to know him. We send condolences and love to the Landgren family. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Karen and Mark Heroux - Surprise, AZ

“Brenda, please know how sorry I am of your dads passing. I will hold you and your family close to my heart as you go through this. I'm here if you...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Nancy - Aiken, SC

WORCESTER-Harry Kenneth Landgren, 88, a loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Rose Monahan Hospice Residence. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Nancy M. (Palm) Landgren and their two children, Brenda E. Miller and her husband Robert of Spring, TX and Kenneth D. Landgren and his wife Dianne of Worcester. He also leaves three beautiful grandchildren, Tiffany, Nicholas and Kristen, nine great grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Jane Landgren of Falmouth, ME and several nephews and nieces. Harry was predeceased by two brothers, Roy W. and Gustav M. Landgren.

He was born in Worcester, son of Swedish immigrants, Anders M. and Emelia M. (Dahl) Landgren. Harry and his family moved back to Sweden for several years and he attended school there before moving back to the United States. He joined the Army and served during the Korean War. When he returned from the service Harry began working at Morgan Construction and retired in 1990 after 42 years as a machinist.

Harry was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church, Nordic Lodge (Vasa Order of America), the American Legion Korean War Veterans Association and Morgan Retirees. He enjoyed woodworking and gardening and was always working on a project in the house or out in the yard.

A Memorial Service to celebrate Harry's life will be held Sunday, August 13 at 11:00am at Lindquist Lundin Funeral Home, 36 Butler Street. A visiting hour will be held from 10:00am until the time of the service. Burial in Worcester County Memorial Park will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, donation in Harry's memory may be made to the Second Chance Animal Shelter, 111 Young Rd., P.O. Box 136, East Brookfield, MA 01515 or by visiting or to the Emanuel Lutheran Art Restoration Fund, 200 Greenwood Street, Worcester, MA 01607.