Saturday, December 20, 2014



Roberta “Charlene” Harris, 81, Greeley, Colorado, passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at Fairacres Manor as a result of Parkinson’s disease, which was diagnosed when she was 37.

No services are planned.

She was born Jan. 15, 1933, in Pomona, Kansas, to Lawrence and Devena (Roady) Steele.

She married Ernest William Harris Aug. 26, 1951 in Greeley, Colorado. He died March 9, 1993.

Roberta graduated from Greeley High School. She was a business manager at Sunrise Community Health Care Center, Front Range Behavioral Health, and was chief financial officer for Harris Builder Supply, Inc.

She was a member of the Elks Club. She loved to fish and golf and enjoyed dancing and bingo.

Roberta was a member of First United Presbyterian Church of Greeley.

Survivors include her son, Bradley (Daphne Martinez) Harris; daughter, Sherilyn (Donald) Draper; and her sisters, Margaret Bryant and Betty Gibson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Ernest William Harris.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fairacres Manor through Allnutt Funeral Service, 702 13th Street, Greeley CO 80631.

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