Born May 30, 1950, in Arkansas, son of Jewel Milan and the late Robert Lancaster, he was raised in Missouri. He was a retired machinist, a U.S. Navy veteran, and he enjoyed cars, auctions/estate sales and listening to Elvis and country music.
On Oct. 16, 1970, Harold married Marilou Arguta, while stationed in the Philippines.
Survivors include his wife, Marilou; children, Beth, of Farmington, June Reiter and husband, Corey, of Chesterfield, and Harold and wife, Chelie, of Dearborn; step-daughter, Rebecca Cananes and husband, Arguta, of the Philippines; his mother, Jewel Milan; 11 grandchildren and step-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Kathy Southard, Carolyn Abshire, Warren Milan and Marlon Milan; an uncle, Earnest Holmes; two nieces Yvonne and Leann and one nephew, Christopher.
Harold was preceded in death by his father, Robert; brother, Robert; step-dad, Arlen Milan; two half-brothers, James and Carl, and grandparents on both sides.
Burial services were held in the Philippines by his wife and family.
Memorial services will be from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Oct. 25, at Jones Memorial Park in Kennett.
A visitation for the family will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 25, at Super 8 in Kennett. For details call June Reiter at 586-909-0692.
Donations may be made to Marilou Lancaster, c/o June Reiter, 29157 Philadelphia Drive, Chesterfield, MI 48051.
Memorials may be made in memory of Harold Lancaster to the Relay For Life of Chesterfield, Mich., www.relayforlife.org/chesterfieldmi, or mail to American Cancer Society in Michigan c/o Team: Living the Dream.