Donald R. Harris Jr., 52, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008.
He was born July 3, 1956, in Ravenna to Donald R. Harris Sr. and Georgia Lee (Colton) Harris. He became a firefighter in 1974 and served as fire chief from 1998 to Aug. 6, 2005. He was active in many firefighting organizations. He was employed as an over-the-road truck driver.
He is survived by his wife, Sue; father; daughters, Melisa (Jesse) Fogleman and Makenna Harris; two granddaughters; brother, William Harris; and sister, Debbie (Frank) Klouda.
He was preceded in death by his mother; brother, Jim Harris; and stepmother, Gerry Harris.
Private services and visitation were held for family and friends. Pastor Roger Norton officiated.
Burial with full military honors was held at Park Cemetery, Garrettsville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Donald R. Harris Jr. Memorial Fund in care of any Middlefield Bank.
Carlson Funeral Homes and Cremation Services in Garrettsville handled the arrangements.
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