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Donald G. Harris

June 16, 1930 ~ June 7, 2021 (age 90)


Donald G. Harris, 90, passed away in Crosslake, Minnesota. He was born June 16, 1930 in Rockford, Illinois to Donald C. and Eva (Robertson) Harris. He was a graduate of East High School in 1948 and then served in the U.S. Navy from 1948-1952. Services will be held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Rockford for July 1, 2021 at 11:00 am.

In 1954 Donald married Barbara Briggs and enjoyed 55 years with her before her passing in 2009. Donald was employed at Nelson and Storm Tool Supply for 40 years. He was a former member of the Tebala Shrine.

Survivors include son; Duke (Judy) Harris of Remer, Minnesota, daughter; DeAnn (Dan) Block of Thompson Falls, Montana ; six grandchildren; Teresa Harris of Shoreview, Minnesota, Adam Harris of Cissna Park, Illinois, Nathan (Ashley) Block of Thompson Falls, Montana, Sarah (Nigel) McGuire of Plymouth, Minnesota, Callie (Brandon) Piane of Florence, Montana, Stephen Block of Kalispell, Montana and six great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife Barbara, his parents and his great granddaughter Ava.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Faith's Lodge in the name of Ava Ann McGuire. (The contact info for Faith's Lodge can be found at

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Crosslake, Minnesota.

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Memorial Service
July 1, 2021

11:00 AM
Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ltd.
6825 Weaver Rd
Rockford, IL 61114


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