Harry Matheson Slingsby, 84 of Little Rock died Tuesday, October 12, 2004. He
was born in Roxbury, MA the son of Harry and Sidney Helena Matheson Slingsby. He
was a graduate of Lane Technical High School in Chicago, IL and was a U.S. Army
WWII Veteran. After the service he joined the Teletype Co. which later became
AT&T where he worked for 35 years before retiring. Harry was married for 31
years to Madelynn Shuster, who preceded him in death in 1984. He was a member of
St. Theresa's Catholic Church.
His survivors include his two daughters, Barbara Coulam of Lockport, IL and
Linda Neuman of Lake Forest, IL, his sister, Joan Greer and her husband Horace
of N.Ft. Myer, FL, 9 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and a host of
nieces and nephews. He is also survived by special friends, Patrick Holley,
George Sims and Mildred Feeny.
A visitation will be held from 3-4:00 p.m. Friday at Ruebel Funeral Home
followed by a funeral service at 10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa's Catholic
Church officiated by Rev. John Connell. Burial will be in Pinecrest Memorial
Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to St. Theresa's, 6219 Baseline Rd.
Little Rock, AR 72209.
What a sweet fellow he was. When I was younger we would visit with him each
Sunday in the parking lot after church. Now he is in comfort with our HOLY
Debra Kemp White