Andrew Franklin Harris



Andrew Franklin Harris passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2010, at his home. Andrew was born April 18, 1928, in Pueblo, Colo., to Julius and Mary Harris.



He migrated with his family of eight boys at an early age in the 1930s to the family's ranch in Drain, Ore., and spent most of his youth in Glendale, Ore. He and his brothers, one by one, joined the military and served their country throughout W.W.II, Korean and Vietnam wars. He retired after 20 years of service in the Navy and Coast Guard, and settled his family down in Klamath Falls, Ore. He and wife, Patricia moved to Eagle Point, Ore., in 1992, to be close to his family in his retirement years.



He is survived by brother, Virgil Harris; two sons, Robert (Andy) Harris and Scott Harris; four grandsons, Evan, Jeffrey, Terry, and Dan; and two great-grandchildren, Eddie and Leila.



A committal service was held 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 23, 2010, at Eagle Point National Cemetery.



Services were handled by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives, 541-770-6505, www.roguevalleyfunerals.com.