Mr. Charles Harrison, 93, of Vero Beach, FL passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Charlie was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and was a winter visitor to Sebastian from Ventnor, NJ since 1990, moving permanently to Vero Beach in 2001. He was a veteran of WW II, serving in the Army Air Corps. Following WW II, Charlie remained in France in a Civil Service position. Prior to his retirement he had owned Frank's Café in Baltimore, MD and New Consel House in Baltimore Highlands, MD. Charlie was a member of Temple Beth Shalom in Vero Beach and a member of Jewish War Veterans Post 39 in Ventnor. He was a founding member of Jewish War Veterans Post 506 in Vero Beach. Though he enjoyed playing cards, musical shows, Opera, loved to sing & spending time with his family, Charlie was most fond of the time he could spend with his loving wife, Theresa. Survivors include his wife Theresa J. Harrison, daughter Ava Georgian Harrison, and her husband Charles H. Parrish, of St. Augustine, and a sister Dorothy Kafemen of Baltimore, MD. He was preceded in death by a daughter Diane Harrison, brothers Harry and Alexander Harrison, and a sister Lillian Berman. Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Beth Shalom, 365 43rd Avenue, Vero Beach, FL 32968 or DaVita Dialysis Center, 2150 45Th St, Unit 102, Vero Beach, FL 32967. Interment with military honors will be at 10:15 am, Thursday, July 10, 2014 at South Florida National Cemetery and followed by a memorial service for Charlie at 2 PM, at Temple Beth Shalom and then a reception at the Temple. Arrangements are by Strunk Funeral Home Vero Beach, FL. A guest book is available at www.strunkfuneralhome.com.
Strunk Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A.
916 17TH STREET VERO BEACH, FL 32960-5523
Published in the TC Palm on July 9, 2014