HARRISON Gary M., of Kinnelon, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 29, 2011. He was 51. Born in Jersey City, Gary was the son of Arthur and the late Joyce Harrison. Gary married Teresa Levy in 1986 and the couple moved to Kinnelon where together they raised four children. He operated a State Farm Agency for over 15 years and was a dedicated officer of the Kinnelon-Butler Optimist Club. A family man, Gary was a proud father and loving husband. He is survived by his wife, Teresa; his son, Michael; his daughters, Meagan, Erica, and Kelly; his father, Art; his brothers, Bob and Ken; and his sister, Karen Young. He was predeceased by his mother, Joyce. A funeral service will be held 11:30 AM Saturday, July 2 at the Jacksonville Chapel, 264 Jacksonville Rd, Lincoln Park. Interment will follow at the First Reformed Church Cemetery, Pompton Plains. Visiting will be held at Jacksonville Chapel from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Friday and 10:30-11:30 AM on Saturday. www.scanlanfuneral.com In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kinnelon-Butler Optimist Club, P.O. Box 304, Butler, NJ 07405.
Published in The Record/Herald News on July 1, 2011