Mary E. Harris

Mary E. Harris, 56, of Lock Haven, passed away Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at Manor Care Health Services, Jersey Shore.

Born Aug. 14, 1961 in Lock Haven, she was a daughter to Donald L. Sr. (Barbara) Harris of White Deer, and the former Mary E. Hess of Dunnstown.

Mary was a graduate of Lock Haven High School. She enjoyed crocheting and was an avid Elvis fan. In her free time, she enjoyed collecting Native American heritage memorabilia, but her greatest love was her family, especially spending time with her grandchildren.

She retired from Goodwill in Lock Haven after many years of service.

Surviving, in addition to her parents, are a son, Brian K. (Natalie) Smeal of Mill Hall; daughters Crystal L. (Gene) Boyce of Cameron, N.C., and Stephanie A. (Cherokee) Hamilton of Dunnstown; three brothers, Donald L. Harris Jr. of Bellefonte, Matthew D. Harris of Jersey Shore, and Duane A. (Pat) Herritt of Jersey Shore; two sisters, Katherine J. (Karl) Wolfe of McElhattan and Cheryl R. (Briton) Orndorf of Dunnstown; and seven grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 30 at Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. A time of visitation will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at Welker Funeral Home. Lay Minister Kathy Ripka will officiate.

Burial will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park, Lock Haven.