Oren Stanley Harris, age 85, of Newark, passed away July 14, 2018, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center operated by Hospice of Central Ohio.
Oren was born March 3, 1933, in Newark, to the late Willis Forest and Miriam Marie (Turner) Harris. He was a 1951 graduate of Newark High School and had been formerly employed by the Roper Corporation and had also worked as a carpenter. He enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and camping.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mary K. (Smith) Harris, whom he married August 17, 1952; three children, Willis Edwin (Judy) Harris of Hebron, Miriam Louise (Anthony) Scafidi of Laurel, Maryland, and Douglas Oren (Connie) Harris of Lewisberry, Pennsylvania; five grandchildren; and four greatgrandchildren.
At his request, there will be no service or visitation observed.
Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home is honored to care for Oren and his family.