Katherine E. Harris

March 23, 1933 - January 02, 2007 

Katherine E. Harris

March 23, 1933 - January 02, 2007 

Obituary for Katherine E. Harris

Katherine "Kay” E. (Brown) Harris, 73, of Enfield entered into eternal life on Tues. Jan. 2, 2007 at St. Francis Hospital & Medical Ctr., Hartford. Katherine was the beloved wife of 51 years to Edward J. Harris. She was born on March 23, 1933 in Springfield, MA a daughter of the late John L. and Frances (Burke) Brown and had resided in Enfield for the past 48 years and in Ludlow, MA prior to that. Prior to her retirement in 1998 Katherine was employed by the Town of Enfield, Social Services Dept's, Dail-A-Ride Program for over 20 years. In her leisure time Katherine enjoyed traveling and time spent with her family especially her beloved grandchildren. She was a member of Holy Family Church where she taught CCD for many years and was a former member of the Women's Guild. Besides her beloved husband, Edward she leaves to cherish fond memories a son; James M. Harris & his wife, Janet of Tolland, CT, a daughter; Mary Ann Harris of Enfield, a son; Edward J. Harris & his wife, Dawn also of Enfield, her four loving grandchildren; Jeffrey, Amanda, Danielle and Christopher, along with several nieces and nephews. Katherine was predeceased by twin brothers; John and Francis Brown.
Funeral services in celebration of Katherine's life will be held on Sat. Jan. 6, 2007 at 9am from Browne Memorial Funeral Chapels 43 Shaker Rd. Enfield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in Holy Family Church. Interment will take place in St. Michael's Cemetery, Springfield, MA. Katherine's family will receive relatives and friends on Friday Jan. 5, from 4 to 8pm at Browne Memorial Funeral Chapels. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in her memory may be made to Sister's of St. Joseph of Springfield C/O the Development Office 34 Lower Westfield Rd. Ste 1 Holyoke, MA 01040-2739 or the Dominican Nuns Monastery of the Mother of God 1430 Riverdale St. W. Springfield, MA 01089-4698 or the St. Vincent DePaul Society C/O Holy Family Church 23 Simon Rd. Enfield, CT 06082.

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