HARRIS, Anne Marie
Anne Marie Harris passed away in Verdugo Hills Hospital on February 26, 2013. She was 89 years old.
Anne was born in East Chicago, Indiana. She attended high school and took business classes there before marrying Tony Harris. The couple moved to San Pedro, Ca in 1958 and opened the Harris Hardware store. After several years they sold the business and purchased the Sierra Madre Hardware store. They lived and worked in Sierra Madre for over twenty years.
Anne also lived in Cathedral City, Ca and Peoria, AZ before returning to Arcadia after Tony's death. Anne is survived by her three children, Howard, John and Patti. Additionally she is survived by her brother John and his wife Esther, located in Sierra Madre as well as her sister Phyllis and husband Bill in Arizona. Anne was a member of the Sierra Madre Rose Float Association the Elks Lodge in Arcadia and the Arcadia Republican Woman's Club.
A mass was held in her honor at St. Rita's Catholic Church on March 2nd. Anne is buried alongside her husband Tony at the Sierra Madre Pioneer Cemetery.
Donations may be made in her honor to the Methodist Hospital Foundation Partners in Health, PO Box 60016 Arcadia, CA 91066.
Published in Pasadena Star-News from Mar. 19 to Mar. 20, 2013