Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
March 10, 2014 11:00 am EDT


UTICA — A graveside service for Gerry L. Harrah Sr., 56, of Utica, will be held Tuesday, at 11 a.m., at South Lawn Cemetery with Allan Pratt officiating.

Friends may call today, from 6-8 p.m., at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica.

Gerry died March 7, 2014, at his residence. He was born Dec. 6, 1957, in Mount Vernon, to Richard J. and Carolyn (Earlewine) Harrah Sr.

He was a member of the Utica Church of Christ, a 1976 Utica High School graduate, and was inducted into the Utica Athletic Hall of Fame for football and wrestling. He loved sports, hunting and fishing.

He is survived by a son, Gerry Harrah Jr. of Utica; daughters and son-in-law, Adalyn Harrah of Columbus, Tabatha Harrah of New Albany, and Sara and Matthew Howe of Utica; grandchildren, Tristin Harrah, Aubrey Harrah and Kaylyn Howe; and brothers and sister-in-law, Vaughn Lewis and Richard, and Janice Harrah Jr. of Utica.

He is preceded in death by his father, Richard J. Harrah Sr.

Donations may be made to Utica E.M.S., P.O. Box 147, Utica, OH 43080.

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