Larry A. Harris Sr.
Larry A. Harris Sr., 63, of Freeburg, IL, born October 25, 1942, in East St. Louis, IL, died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Belleville, IL.
Mr. Harris was a retired conductor for Illinois Central Railroad. He was a member of the Freeburg Zoning Board.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bertis and Alma, nee Outland, Harris; and a brother, Bertis Harris Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce, nee Braunseis, Harris, whom he married February 14, 1994;
two sons and two daughters, Larry (Rose) Harris Jr. of Freeburg, IL,
Diana (Mike) Neuwirth of New Athens, IL,
Jason (Becky) Wolf of Freeburg, IL,
and Stephanie (Sean) Houmes of Acworth, GA;
nine grandchildren, Jeremey, Mariah, and Alex Harris,
Zachary Neuwirth, Samantha and Andrew Houmes,
and Abby, Mollie, and Maggie Wolf;
a brother, Barry (Joan) Harris Sr. of Highland, IL;
his father-in-law, Henry Braunseis of Freeburg, IL,
a nephew, Barry (Lisa) Harris Jr. of Loxahatchee, FL;
and an uncle, Gary (Betty) Outland of Houston, TX.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2006, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, with the Rev. Gwen Moffat Davis officiating.
Burial will be at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, IL.