James E. Harris, 79 years old, of Millerstown, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2019. He was born August 16, 1939 in Millerstown to the late Gerald and Violet (Dudley) Harris. He was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, retired from Harrisburg Steel Company, member of the former St. Samuel Lutheran Church, lifetime member of the Newport American Legion and National Riflemans Asssociation, the Newport Social Order of Owls and Millerstown Moose.
Jim is survived by his wife, Josephine (Yorks) Harris; sons, Mark Harris and Gregory Harris of Millerstown; brothers, Gerald E. Harris Jr. of Hummelstown and Richard A Harris of Millerstown; and sister, Patricia Clouser of Millerstown. He was preceded in death by sisters, Barbara Ann Harris and Doris Gelbaugh.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, March 13 at 5 PM at the Riverview Cemetery, Millerstown with Pastor Mary Kay Miller officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Millerstown Fire Co. EMS, PO Box 22, Millerstown, PA 17062.