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Donald Richard Harris

April 16, 1947 September 8, 2018
Donald Richard Harris
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HARRIS, Donald Richard - age 71, of Fenton, died Saturday, September 8, 2018. Funeral services will be held 12 PM Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 W. Silver Lake Rd., Fenton with Rev. Linda Hawley officiating. Interment will be held at a later date at Great Lakes National Cemetery. Visitation will be held 11 AM - 3 PM and 4 PM - 8 PM Tuesday at the funeral home where a Fenton VFW memorial service and a Fenton Eagles memorial service will be held Tuesday evening. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Disabled Veterans of America. Donald was born April 16, 1947 in Detroit. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam. Donald married Rita K. Gnich on November 20, 1970. He was a Construction Project Manager with Michigan Department of Transportation for 32 years and Tetra Tech for 10 years. Donald was a Life member of the Fenton VFW, Charter member of Vietnam Veterans of American #110, Life member of the Disabled American Veterans, Fenton Moose Club, Fenton Eagles, and the American Legion. Surviving are: wife, Rita; two daughters, Doreen (Bruce) Avenall of Fenton and Denise (Brian) Brower of Brighton; three grandsons, Bryce and Benjamin Avenall and Joshua Glenn; granddaughter, Alexis Glenn; two sisters, Darlene Ames and Pamela (Jack) DeLong. He was preceded in death by: his father, Donald M. Harris; mother, Aileen Perrott; step-father, Walter Perrott; and two brothers, Mike and Ralph Harris. Tributes may be share at www.sharpfuneralhomes.com


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Visitation

Tuesday

11

Sep

11:00 AM 9/11/2018 11:00:00 AM - 3:00 PM 9/11/2018 3:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel

1000 Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI 48430

Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel
1000 Silver Lake Road Fenton 48430 MI
United States

Visitation

Tuesday

11

Sep

4:00 PM 9/11/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/11/2018 8:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel

1000 Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI 48430

Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel
1000 Silver Lake Road Fenton 48430 MI
United States

Visitation

Wednesday

12

Sep

11:00 AM 9/12/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9/12/2018 12:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel

1000 Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI 48430

Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel
1000 Silver Lake Road Fenton 48430 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Wednesday

12

Sep

12:00 PM 9/12/2018 12:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel

1000 Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI 48430

Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel
1000 Silver Lake Road Fenton 48430 MI
United States

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Disabled American Veterans

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