Music 06

Timothy Brown Harbeson

December 29, 1964 ~ April 11, 2022 (age 57)


Timothy Brown Harbeson, 57, most recently of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, died peacefully at home, encircled by love, on the evening of April 11, 2022 after a yearlong treatment for cancer.

Tim was born December 29,1964 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Joy Shuler Harbeson and Paul Cret Harbeson; younger sibling to Laurie Harbeson and John Harbeson. He married Buffy Miller in Ogunquit, Maine in 2006, and welcomed their son, Lark Harbeson, one year later after returning to Philadelphia.

He attended Chestnut Hill Academy, Eaglebrook School, Friends Central School, and The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts as a sculpture major, receiving the J. Henry Scheidt Memorial Traveling Scholarship upon graduation.

Tim's vocation as an artist was unwavering and pure. In addition to the visual arts, he was an accomplished composer and musician which garnered him a Maine Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship for Music Composition, as well as a devoted following of ardent admirers of his live performances. Examples of his work as well as biography and discography can be found on his website:

A memorial service with reception to follow will be held Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. 

Christ the King Episcopal Church

480 North County Highway 393

Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

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Memorial Service
May 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Christ the King Episcopal Church
480 N County Hwy 393
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

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