The Life of Mary L Harris

Mary L. (Lesher) Harris, 77, of Pottsville passed away Wednesday at ManorCare, Pottsville.

Born in Pottsville, on October 20, 1941 she was the daughter of the late Luther Lee and Sarah Marion (Hewes) Lesher.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Pottsville and was an active member in the Pottsville Senior Citizen Center. She enjoyed going on bus trips to Atlantic City and loved walking in downtown Pottsville, especially for her daily cup of coffee at Roma. She loved family gatherings.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her late husband, Elmer E. Harris; brother, Staff Sgt. Robert Lesher; sisters, Sandra Murphy and Joy Zsweizig.

She is survived by her sons, Thomas, Joseph, Michael husband of Jennifer, and Antonio husband of Charlene all Lesher; daughters, Apryl Lesher wife of Tom Wallace and Dionne Harris; ten grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Judy Steffanic; beloved friend, Marion; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held 11AM on Monday, July 1, 2019 at Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home with Pastor Chris Rothharpt officiating. Family and friends may call from 10AM until the time of the service. Interment will be held in Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.

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