Jack Harris, 75

Jack R. Harris, 75, Wabash, passed away at 7:30 p.m. on March 5, at Wabash County Hospital.

He was born to the late Cecil and Grace (Schenkel) Harris on Oct. 13, 1937 in Elwood, Ind. He married Delores Griese on Nov. 14, 1961, she survives. He attended North Wesleyan Church in Wabash.

He is also survived by two sons, Jack C. Harris (Thania), Warsaw, and Cecil W. Harris, Wabash; two daughters Mrs. Chris (Malinda) Mattern, Wabash, and Angela Oaks, Valparaiso, Ind.; seven grandchildren, Mindy Norris, Marcus Harris, Melvin Norris, Michael Harris, Mandy Norris, Christin Enyeart, and Brittany Oaks; three great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Harris, a brother, two sisters, and daughter-in-law, Jessica Harris.

Funeral Service was held March 9, at McDonald Funeral Home with Pastor Joseph Kelly officiating. Burial followed in Memorial Lawns Cemetery in Wabash.

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Posted on 2013 Mar 08