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 Chester A. Harris

Chester A. Harris

Death 29 Feb 1956 (aged 74)
Burial Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 100126685 · View Source
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Frankfort, Kansas, Index
Thursday, March 8, 1956

Funeral services were held on Sunday,
March 4, 1956 at the Padden Chapel
for Chester Harris who passed away at
Atchison, Kansas on Wednesday, February
29,1956 at 1:30 a.m.of a heart attack
while visiting friends in Atchison.

Chester A. Harris was born April 20, 1882 in
Stanford, Kentucky to Henry and Betty Harris.
The family moved to Frankfort, Kansas two
years later.

On March 9, 1904, he was joined in marriage
to Miss Leuvenia Bryant of Bigelow, Kansas.
to this union seven children were born.

In 1920 he was employed by the Missouri
Pacific Railroad with headquarters located in
Atchison, Kansas. While there he became a
active member of the Masonic Order Morning
Star No. 4 and remained in good standings.
In 1945 after 25 years as a loyal and reliable
employee, he returned to Frankfort where he
remained until his death.

He is survived by his wife, Leuvenia; and five
daughters, Mrs. Tressie West, San Francisco,
California, Mrs. Olga Waller and Elizabeth
Harris, Los Angeles,California,Mrs. Jeannette
Stuart and Dorothy Harris, Chicago, Illinois;
two sons, Edward Harris, Berkeley, California
and Otis Harris; two grandchildren, also a
number of other relatives and friends. One
son Victor A. Harris preceded him in death.

Burial was in the Frankfort Cemetery,
Frankfort, Kansas.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100126685
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Chester A. Harris (20 Apr 1881–29 Feb 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100126685, citing Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Mike (contributor 47959536) .