Donald Harris

After a wonderful life, Donald Herbert Harris passed away peacefully in Chatham, Ontario on Thursday, October 21, 2021, with family by his side. Donald was born in Gosfield, Ontario to the late Herbert and Maude Harris on November 10, 1926. He was married to the late Jean (nee May) in 1960. Together they raised their children Jeff (Sarah Weisman) and Susan Sinclair (Randy). Donald will also be missed by his grandchildren, Andrew Harris and Brett Sinclair. Donald lived and worked in Mitchell’s Bay as manager of the marina and a maintenance mechanic for the St. Clair Parkway Commission. Charitable donations to the Wallaceburg Legion are welcome in memory of Donald. Don will be remembered privately at a family service with a celebration of Don’s life will be held at a later date.

9 Comments on “Donald Harris”

  1. Our sincere sympathies to Don’s family. Don was a wonderful man and always a pleasure to chat with. May he rest in peace.

  2. Our deepest sympathies to you Jeff & Susan and to your families for the loss of your dear father and grandfather. Don was an icon in our great community, always a pleasure to talk to and be around. We will remember him fondly.
    Frank & Sara Letourneau

  3. Will always remember DON and JEAN had some good times with them my deepest to you Jeff and Susan

  4. Sorry to hear the news of “Donny” passing away. Always had a good story or a joke to tell whenever we got together. Rest In Peace my friend & condolences to his family.

  5. Our deepest sympathy to you, Jeff and Susan, and to your families. We had some great times here in the Bay with your Dad. One of my favourites was a night he was singing old lyrical songs and we were in tears laughing. “The Threshing Machine.” A great memory that I’m so glad I have on video. May your memories give you comfort and peace during this difficult time. Hugs to you all.
    Litza Bolos and Jeff Curran

  6. Very sorry to hear of Don’s passing. He was a good friend and regular visitor to my parents Mary and Elg Erickson.

  7. So sorry to hear of your dads passing. He had a remarkable long life. Many good times with mom Jean and dad Don. Wonderful memories! Hugs and prayers ❤️

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