TERRY HARRIS 1945-2017

HAVILAND – Terry L. Harris, age 72, died Friday, March 10.

He was born Feb. 23, 1945 in Paulding, the son of the late Walter and Marvel (Scott) Harris. On Oct. 11, 1977, he married Jill M. Myers, who survives. He was a US Army veteran, serving during the Cuban crisis. He worked for Chrysler of Van Wert and retired from Chelsea, Mich., in 1997 after 30 years of service. He was a member of UAW #1284 and Paulding VFW Post #587. He was a maintenance worker for Blue Creek Township, and enjoyed the outdoors and bluegrass music.

He is also survived by his daughters, Kara (Jason) Dirham of Convoy and Casey Malone, Haviland; a grandson, Xylem; a step-grandson, Jacob; and many nieces and nephews.

He also was preceded in death by his siblings Donald, Doyle, Gordon and John Harris and Mary Lou Webster.

Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, March 13 at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding.

Visitation will be from 11 AM until the time of services.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations made to Scott EMS.

Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.