Donald A. Harris
1949 - 1983

Donald Harris, 33, of Cromwell, died on July 27, 1983 as a result of a work accident on Evergreen Road in Cromwell.

Don was a graduate of Cromwell High School and Johnson Wales Business College. He married Kathleen Dalton in August 1972. At the time of his death he was working for the Cromwell Sewer Department. Don was survived by his wife and his parents, Donald and Evelyn (Powers) Harris, as well as a brother, Richard Harris, and sister, Patricia (Harris) Stock.

Don was honored by the town when they named the road to the high school Donald Harris Drive. He is buried in the West Cemetary in Cromwell.


Hartford Courant - August 1983