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The Rev. William H. Harris

1926 - 2022


The Rev. William H. "Father Bill" Harris, 95, of Route 46, Emporium, PA, passed away at Elk Haven Nursing Home in St. Marys, PA on Saturday evening  (February 5, 2022). He was born November 8, 1926 in Bakerton, PA a son of the late William Henry and Mary Kelly Harris.

After serving in the US Army, on the Galápagos Islands during World War II, he attended the University of Pittsburgh. Later Bill worked for the USDA, eventually entering into the ministry upon...

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David Smith II

February 13, 2022 7:54 PM

I'm going to miss the old man. Love this family. 

Ginger Thomas

February 10, 2022 3:16 PM

So sorry for your loss.  My thoughts and prayers are with the families.

Kathryn Fragale

February 9, 2022 11:25 PM

I will never forget our trips to Charleston and all of the kind gestures made by Reverend Bill. He was a very loving, generous man and he helped me so
much during my high school years. May God bring comfort to his loving wife, his sons and their families. Very Sincerely, Kathryn Guido Fragale and Mike Fragale

Ethel and Leo Hanes

February 8, 2022 4:25 PM

Dear Margaret and Family, Father Bill was a very special man and Priest who cared very much for his family, friends, congregation , and fellow human beings on this earth..
Fr. Bill will be remembered for his sense of humor, his kindness and willingness to help anyone who needed assistance.
We hope your memories bring comfort
and some smiles …..just as he would like. 💕💕

June Caldwell

February 8, 2022 1:00 PM

Dear Margaret, Bob, and Bill, 
Sincere sympathy for your loss. I enjoyed talking with Bill about the time you lived in Tioga.
Joel and June

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