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“My memories of Mrs. Harrod were the best. She was so dedicated to making sure she helped her students get the most from the lessons she taught and...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Keith Dunfee - Cookeville, TN

“It is truly s sad day to loose an aunt like Ginny Harrod! She was especially kind, caring, true in her faith , and just plain a lot of fun. I know...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Connie Burlage - Garrett, IN

“My Family & I wish to extend our condolences. Ginny was one in a million, person, teacher and friend. We will miss her. May God watch over all...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Sandra Grimm - Huntertown, IN

“Ginny was such a lovely, kind-hearted, warm personality, always cheerful and smiling. Her love of all things Purdue was only surpassed by her love...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Jan Friedmeyer - Columbia City, IN

Virginia "Ginny" (Shank) Harrod , 84, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Presence Sacred Heart Assisted Living in Avilla. She was born in Ohio to the late Glenn and Velma (Tooman) Shank. She received both of her Bachelors and Master's degree from St. Francis University Ft Wayne, Indiana. She married Lawrence Harrod on December 27, 1952, he preceded her in death on December 25, 2009. Virginia taught school at Fort Wayne Community Schools and Eel River Perry Township School Corporation, she last taught at Huntertown Elementary School, retiring in 1994. She was a member of Huntertown United Methodist Church, John Purdue Club, former member of Huntertown U.M.C. Women. Surviving are her daughter, Ginger C. (Douglas) McComb of Fort Wayne; son, Michael R. (Kathy) Harrod of Avilla, Indiana; step grandson, Michael (Karen) Hoover; grandsons, Mark (Julie) McComb, Adam (Tiffany) McComb, Jim Harrod; great-grandsons Cole and Cooper McComb. Funeral service is 2:00 pm, Monday, June 25, 2018, with calling one hour prior, at Huntertown United Methodist Church, 16115 Lima Rd with Rev. Seth Lochmueller, officiating. Calling also from 2:00 to 6:00 pm, Sunday June 24, 2018 at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road. Burial in Huntertown Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Huntertown United Methodist Church. To sign the online guest book, go to