Donald E. HARRIS

News Death Notice

HARRIS, Donald E. passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the early morning hours on February 1, 2014 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Born September 8, 1929, he is preceded in death by his parents Walter and Mary Harris, his brother Gene Harris and his first wife, Marjorie Ann Harris. He is survived by his loving wife Patricia Harris, his four children, Donald D. Harris, Phillip E. Harris, Susan Potts, and Ellen E. Sisco, 4 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Mr. Harris was a Vietnam veteran who honorably served his country for 20 years in the United States Air Force retiring with the rank of LtCol. Mr. Harris was a Tulane University alumni and an active member of the Dayton Area Chapter Military Officers Association of America. A private family graveside service will be held on February 10, 2014 at Valley View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the or Greater Hospice of Dayton. Online condolences can be made to

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Feb. 9, 2014