Harry William Down Jr., 92, died Aug. 19, 2013 in Houston, Texas. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Veterans Funeral Services, 10567 Veterans Memorial Dr. in Houston. Interment of ashes will immediately follow at Houston National Cemetery.
Mr. Down was born Nov. 28, 1920 in Houston, Texas to Harry William and Alma Steinhoff Down. He was a real estate developer and builder.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, David and Marion Down, Matthew and Bobette Down, and Patrick and Sharon Down; grandchildren Aisha Down, Pandora Down, Daniel Down, and Joseph Down; great-grandchild Elihu Down.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 61 years, Jacqueline Rayzor Down and his brother, Harold Down.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to a favorite charity.