Funeral Services: Will be held on Monday, November 11, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Greenfield with burial in the Greenfield Cemetery with full military graveside rites will be conducted by the Greenfield American Legion Head-Endres Post No. 265 and V.F.W. Post No. 5357. Pastor Eric Schubert will officiate the service. A luncheon will be held at the church following the committal services at the cemetery.
Open Visitation: Friends may call at the Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield on Sunday, November 10, 2019, from Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Family Visitation: The family will greet friends on Sunday, November 10, 2019 the Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Memorials: May be made to the Dannie Harter memorial fund to be established by the family at a later date.
Dannie Joe Harter was born October 26, 1936, in Audubon County, Iowa, the son of Emile “Pete” John and Nellie Lucille (Lewis) Harter. He passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at his home in Greenfield, Iowa, at the age of 83.
Dannie was educated and lived in Oakfield, Iowa and then his family moved to Dexter in 1948. He graduated from Greenfield High School. He served his country in the United States Army from 1955-1957. He did his basic training in Arkansas and then was stationed in Ft. Lewis, Washington as an auto mechanic. On June 19, 1966, he was united in marriage to Suzanne Myrtle Tye in the Church of Christ in Griswold, Iowa. To this union one daughter Kimberly Jo was born.
Dannie worked for Schildberg’s, Wesack Body Shop and then in 1985 his brother, John and him opened Harter Auto Body in Greenfield, retiring in 1999. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and especially spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John Harter.
He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Harter of Greenfield; daughter, Kim Clayton and husband Jeff of Greenfield; three grandchildren, Dakota Stormer and husband Jeff, Dalton Clayton and Danica Clayton all of Greenfield; great granddaughter, Presley Jo Stormer; brother, Bill Harter of Greenfield; other relatives and friends.