Janice R. Harris

November 15, 2013 

Janice R. Harris

Aug. 16, 1949 - Nov. 12, 2013

Janice “Jan” Ruth Harris, 64, of Harrisonville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at her home. There will be a memorial/visitation 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Atkinson Funeral Home in Harrisonville. Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity Care Hospice, 1626 Elm Street, Harrisonville, MO 64701.

Jan was born Aug. 16, 1949, in Cole Camp, the daughter of Roy John and Ella Ruth (Ehlers) Lutjen. She married John D. Harris on June 12, 2000, in Kansas City. She lived in Sedalia before moving to Kansas City. She was a graduate of Ruskin High School in Kansas City. She had lived in Freeman for 10 years before moving to Harrisonville. Jan worked for Hallmark Cards for 41 years before retiring in 2010.

Jan was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, John D. Harris, of the home; two sons, John W. Crabb (Dani), Belton, and Jeff M. Crabb, Kansas City; three stepsons, John J. Harris (Kathy), Oak Grove, Robbie J. Harris (Cari), San Jose, Calif., and Troy L. Harris (Elizabeth), Bates City; two sisters, Mary Smith (Dan Dowden), Raymore, and Joyce Webb, Kansas City; 14 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Online condolences may be made to atkinsonfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements: Atkinson Funeral Home, 600 W. Wall, Harrisonville, MO 64701; 816-380-3268.

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