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Hilda Harris

Hilda Harris

December 23, 1914 November 21, 2019

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Obituary

Obituary for Hilda V. Harris (Meeks)

MARS, PENNSYLVANIA ā€“ Hilda V. Harris, 104, of East Liverpool died November 21, 2019 at St. John Specialty Care Center in Mars, PA. She was born in Newell on December 23, 1914 a daughter of the late Charles H. and Mary (DeLong) Meeks. Hilda was a graduate of Wells High School. She was a lifetime member of Penn Avenue Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school. She loved working in the garden and canning. Hilda was a very caring and loving Mother and she was kind to everyone she came in contact with.

Preceding Hilda in death were her husband Mel Harris; brother Charles Meeks and two sisters Ruth Gorby and Helen Wagner.

Left to cherish her memory are her three daughter Kathryn Unitas of Valencia, PA, Sondra Poole of Denver, CO and Mary Lou Bernstein and her husband Paul of Fort Pierce, FL; two sons Donald Harris and his wife Patty of East Liverpool and Melvin Harris and his wife Cindy of East Liverpool; 24 grandchildren; many great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and great great great grandchildren.

Friends may visit Monday afternoon and evening at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Rev. Norm Eckert of Beechwood Free Methodist Church will conduct a funeral service Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Crest Haven Memorial Gardens.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, November 25th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, November 25th, 2019
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Monday, November 25th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, November 25th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
    1:00pm
    Officiant
    Pastor Norm Eckert
  • Interment

    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 |
    Crest Haven Memorial Gardens
    6086 State Route 7
    New Waterford, Ohio
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    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
  • Reception

    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 |
    Dawson Family Center
    220 West Fifth Street
    EAST LIVERPOOL, OH
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    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
    Dawson Family Center

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Tammy and Mindy, The Fleming Family, and others have sent flowers to the family of Hilda V. Harris (Meeks).
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Tammy and Mindy, The Fleming Family, and others have sent flowers to the family of Hilda V. Harris (Meeks).
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Tammy and Mindy

Kathy, Matt & Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you . Much love to you, Tammy & Mindy
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Tammy and Mindy purchased the Sweet Tranquility Basket for the family of Hilda Harris.
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David Rykaczewski

I will miss you Iā€™m friend of hilda at St. John in mars Dave Rykaczewski room 394
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With loving memories of "Hilda Harris", Love, Don and Linda Kerr
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Flowers were purchased and a memorial tree planted for the family of Hilda Harris.
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Ron and Carole

Mel and Cindy we are sorry for your loss. 104 years.. She lived quite a life. Our thoughts are with you both and your family. The Guilmette family... Ron (Joe), Carole, Gary and Nate.
Comment | Posted at 01:39pm via Condolence
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Cindy Birch

Dear Mel and Cindy, I am so very sorry for your loss. If there is anything I can do please don't hesitate to call.
Sending hugs. Love, Cindy
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