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Edwin "Ed" Arthur Harris
Date of Death: October, 31 2015

          Edwin "Ed" Arthur Harris, 64, Spalding, passed away on Saturday October 31, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 6, 1951 in Escanaba, the son of the late David and Cazmerella (Wojtowics) Harris. On October 18, 1969 he married the former Sharon Gudwer in Bark River.
          Ed loved working out in his shop, being in the outdoors, hunting and spending time with his family. He retired from the Local Operating Engineers #324 after 37 years.
          He is survived by his wife, two children: Edwin (Betsy) Harris and Becky (Dave Pickett) Harris, five brothers: David (Jackie), Jim (Nancy), Tom (Connie), Tony (Pam) and Greg (Tammy) Harris, four sisters: Sheila Mathieson, Sally (Clyde) Gasparick, Theresa (Jim) Settles and Caz (Scott) Palmgren, five grandchildren: Jared (Mika Pepin) Harris, Brooke Harris, Gavin Harris, Joseph Mahoney and Trevor Mahoney, special extended family: Kerrie Hruska and her children: Kaycee Piche, Rachel Piche, Keisha Hruska and Keaton Hruska, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
          Ed was preceded in death by his parents, one brother-in-law: Clyde Mathieson, his father-in-law: Marvin Gudwer and a niece: April Gudwer.
          Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (CST) on Friday November 6, 2015 at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Spalding. A funeral service to celebrate the life of Ed Harris will be at 2:00 p.m. (CST) on Friday at the funeral home with Fr. Darryl Pepin officiating. Burial will follow in the Spalding Township Cemetery. A luncheon will be held in the St. John Neumann Parish Hall in Spalding.
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