Mt. Vernon Register-News

July 23, 2013

Margery Harris

The Register-News

---- — Margery A. Harris, 68, of Fairbury, formerly of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 8:50 a.m., July 22, 2013, at her residence.

Margery has chosen to donate her body to science.

Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

Margery was born May 18, 1945, in Fairbury, the daughter of Joseph and Rowena Waters Paternoster.

Her father preceded her in death.

She married Clinton Dale Harris on Aug. 8, 1963, in Colorado Springs, Colo. He died on March 23, 2013.

She is survived by her mother, Rowena Paternoster; daughter, Catherine (Mike) Coppinger both of Fairbury; granddaughters, Haley Coppinger of Peoria and Macey Coppinger of Fairbury; brother, Phillip (Sharen) Paternoster of Fairbury; and sister, Barbara (Norman) Kawa of Peoria.

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