Sandra Harris

WINDCHESTER, Va. - Sandra L. Harris, 66, formerly of Eldred, passed away Tuesday (Dec. 25, 2012) at the Evergreen Health Center following a lengthy illness.

Born July 3, 1946, in Wellsville she was a daughter of Allen W. and Kathryn E. Stahlman Aiken. In Oakridge, Tenn., in 1982, she married Charles A. Harris, who survives.

Sandy was a 1964 graduate of Otto-Eldred High School and later attended secretarial school. She resided in Germany before moving to Virginia in 1985.

She was employed in retail sales at K-Mart in Windchester for seven years before her illness.

Sandy loved going to Ocean City (Md.) Beach with her family. She also enjoyed cooking and taking walks.

Surviving in addition to her husband are one son, Brian (Christie) McLaughlin of Windchester; one daughter, Shelly (Robert) Grant of Oakridge; three grandchildren, Brooke and Avery McLaughlin and Terrance Grant; five sisters, Cheri (Al) Ambrose of Laurel, Md., Judy Eaton of Eldred, Bonnie Kovac of Lascassas, Tenn., Pam Holly of Elizabethtown, Ky., and Kim (Micky Lyman) Mason of Eldred.

She was preceded in death by a son, Todd A. Aiken on September 5th, 1970.

Friends may call Friday at the Frame Funeral Home in Eldred from noon to 2 p.m., at which time a memorial service will be held with the Rev. Jay Tennies officiating. Burial will follow in St. Raphael's Cemetery, Eldred.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington's disease Foundation of the donor's choice.

Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Frame Funeral Home
230 Main Street Eldred, PA 16731
(814) 225-4782

Published in The Bradford Era from Dec. 29, 2012 to Jan. 4, 2013