Obituary: Laura May Harwell

Laura May Harwell, 75, of Golden Valley passed away on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at her home. She was born to the late Dewey C. and Blanch Marie Houck in Fort Wayne, Ind.

She was preceded in death by her first husband and father to their five children, Ronald R. Cryer.

She is survived by her loving husband and caregiver of 23 years, Steven Harwell; a brother, Dewey C. Houck Jr; a sister, Greta Guethe; five daughters, Debra Erickson (Dwayne) of Tonapah, Barbara Burns (Bruce) of Las Vegas, Nev., Renee Smith (Darrell) of Culver, Kan., Rhonda Montoya (companion Tony Hernandez) of Los Ninos, N.M., and Dorothy Beach (Mike) of Cameron, N.C. She had 17 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and many nephews and nieces.

Please send memorials to the American Heart Association.