THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Brian W. Harris
Issue Date: August 22, 2019
Brian W. Harris, 53, of Stephenson, Mi., passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, surrounded by family at his mother's home after a brief struggle with pancreatic cancer.
Born Nov. 21, 1965 in Omaha, Ne., to Alvin W. and Sharon (Erickson) Harris, he worked at Advanced Blending Solutions as a machine operator.
He was artistic in metal and woodworking, was a good storyteller, had a great sense of humor, loved to spread happiness, was a great mentor to children and was loyal to his friends and family. He enjoyed nature and spending time outdoors.
Survivors include his mother, Sharon Harris of Stephenson, Mi.; three sisters, Kris Harris of Menominee, Kari (Dan) Koffman of Carney and Stella Mwega Oliver of Houston, Tx.; two brothers, Brad (Christine) Harris of Bend, Or. and Bill Parrett of Menominee. Mi.; 14 nieces and nephews; a great-niece and a great-nephew.
He was preceded in death by his father, Alvin Harris.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Kleinke Park on Sunday, Aug. 18 beginning at 5 p.m. Feel free to bring a dish to pass. Anderson Diehm Funeral Home of Stephenson is assisting the family with arrangements.