Donald “Rick” Furman, 70, Hazelton

Donald “Rick” Furman, 70, of Hazelton, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at his residence.

He was born on July 2, 1948 in Washington to Donald and Mary (Walker) Furman. He married his wife, Jackie (Adkins) Furman on June 26, 1971.

He worked as a farmer and also a coal miner for Kendall Coal Company.

Rick is survived by his wife, Jackie Furman; sons, Joe (Adrienne) Furman, Jeff (Jamie) Furman, Justin Furman and Jared (Angela) Furman; grandchildren, Cailey, Brayden, Connor, Cohan, Ella, Mya, Cruz, Jake, Hayden Furman and Alaina McClellan; brothers, Ryan and Rusty Furman; sisters, Rhonda Blaize, Rhea Nowling and Renee Furman; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, at Harris Funeral Home in Petersburg. Pastor Paul Newton will officiate and burial will follow at Walnut Hills Cemetery.

Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in memory of Rick to Lange Fuhs Cancer Center in Jasper, 800 W. 9th St. Jasper, IN 47546.

Harris Funeral Home is entrusted with care.

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