Evans Funeral Home
"Compassionate Funeral Service"
Carrington and New Rockford, North Dakota
701.652.3003 or 701.947.2911
Secondary Number ~ 701.650.9937
Jay Bennett Harding, 53, of Tolna, ND died on February 12, 2019, in rural Sheyenne. Jay was born on June 28, 1965, in Moorhead, MN, the son of Gordon and Julie (Anderson) Harding.
Jay attended school in Tolna, ND and graduated from Glenfield Sutton McHenry School in 1983.
He was a horse whisper, cow wrestler, dog training, true American cowboy, he loved spending his time in the saddle riding any day of the year. He loved Lonesome Dove, and a hand of cards. Some would say western ran in his veins.
He is survived by his father, Gordon Harding and Donna; two brothers, Greg (Lorna) Harding and Roy (Laura) Harding; one sister, Faith (Jerry) Kapp; five children, Lisa (Brandon) Morgan, Jennifer (Timothy) Parker, Josie Harding, Ty Harding, Callie Harding; eight Grandchildren, Shaylynn, Remington, Maverick, Fallon(Morgan), Harlie, Mila, Oaklie (Parker) and Colt (Luehring) and several nieces and nephews.
Jay is preceded in death by his mother, Julie Harding; sister, Shelly Harding; grandparents, Gerald and Annie Harding and Harvey and Alma Anderson and uncle, Harley Anderson.
Visitation will be Tuesday, February 19, 2019, from 1:00PM – 2:00PM, in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
Funeral Service will be Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at 2:00PM in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
Burial will be in Sigdal Lutheran Cemetery, rural Tolna, ND.
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