Robert Leland Harmison passed away on February 27, 2022 at his home in rural Milo, Iowa. Funeral services for Robert will be held at 2:00pm on Friday, March 4, 2022 at Peterson Funeral Home in Carlisle. A visitation will take place from 5:00-7:00pm on Thursday, March 3, 2022 at the funeral home. An inurnment will take place at Vandalia Cemetery at a later date. \r\nRobert was born December 20, 1929 to Leland and Ruth (Stanger) Harmison. He attended Runnells Consolidated Schools. Robert was a quiet man who never complained. He worked hard for many years to take care of his family. He worked for Windsor Windows for many years, retiring at the age of 72. In retirement, Robert loved tinkering, working on various things around the house. He also enjoyed going to auctions with his brothers and watching westerns on TV. Robert loved having his dog Maddie by his side.\r\nRobert is survived by his wife, Jean; children, Rhonda Clinkenbeard, Gail Clark, Kimberly (Tom) Staecker, and Christopher (Ruth) Harmison; sisters, Anna Freeman and Judy Van Syoc; 6 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.