Herbert R. Harris
Herbert R. Harris
  • June 19, 1923 - September 9, 2017
  • Bloomington, Indiana

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Herbert R. Harris, 94, of Bloomington, IN passed away on Saturday September 9, 2017. He was born June 19, 1923 in Bloomington, IN the son of the late Carl and Emma Harris.
Herbert was a World War II Army Veteran and a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. He retired from Indiana University in the Maintenance Department. Herbert was an avid fisherman; he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He will be deeply missed.
Herbert is survived by his son, Michael Harris and his wife Carolyn; his brother, Robert Harris; his sister, Anna Jane Hennesy; a special nephew, Jeff Harris and his wife Olga; two grandchildren, Justin and Stacey Harris; and many other beloved nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife Betty Harris; and two brothers, Phillip and Dewey Harris.
Funeral services to celebrate his life will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Day & Deremiah-Frye Funeral Home, officiated by the Reverend Doug Schroeder. Interment will be held at Valhalla Memory Gardens where the Monroe County Honor Guard will perform military rites. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Monday, September 11, 2017 at Day & Deremiah-Frye Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.DayDeremiahFrye.com