AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – On Saturday, August 14, 2021, John Joseph Harris, age 76, of Austintown, Ohio passed away in St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.
He was born in Elamore, West Virginia, on September 14, 1944 to William and Anna Katherine (Stanton) Harris.
John was a commercial painter, an avid golfer and left behind the first love of his life, his dog Molly.
He is survived by his son, Michael W. Harris and former spouse, Becky Harris, both of Youngstown, Ohio; siblings, William (Sue) Harris of Youngstown, Ohio, Christine Vanpelt, Cynthia (Scott) Louderback and Karen Kearns, all of West Virginia; sisters-in-law, Janet Harris of Canfield, Ohio and Cathy Harris of Campbell, Ohio; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, John was preceded in death by his seventy-two day old son, John Joseph Harris, in 1971; brother, Paul Harris and sisters, Mary Catherine McCarthy, Barbara Harris and Cheryl Harris.
Arrangements by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc. Share memories and send condolences by visiting cremateohio.com.
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