Harold E. Roark, 69

Harold E. Roark, 69, of Elk River, formerly of Benham, Ky., died peacefully Monday, June 25, 2012.
He was a U.S. Army veteran who served with the 7th Armor Division.
His funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. today (Saturday, June 30) at Dare’s Funeral Home, 805 Main St., Elk River; 763-441-1212.
Visitation, which was held  Friday at the funeral home, also will begin one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Interment will be private.
Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Jane; sons, Michael Dickinson, Gene Roark (Samantha Olson), Christian Roark; brothers, Jimmy (Rosie), and Danny (Cathy); and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mr. Roark was preceded in death by his parents,  Everett and Verda.