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Anna L. Harris

Thursday, October 12, 2006

Anna Louise Harris, 86, of Sioux City, died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006, in Sioux City.

Anna was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Sioux City, the daughter of Michaelis and Maria (Veldzuinas) Bilunas. She was raised in Sioux City and attended Sioux City parochial schools.

On Aug. 9, 1941, she was united in marriage to Maurice Harris in Sioux City. Together, they raised their son, Steven. She was employed with Armour & Co. as a clerk for more than 20 years. Maurice died June 4, 2005.

She was a member of St. Casimir Catholic Church and later Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. She was a member of the Altar Society at St. Casimir. She loved her child and grandchildren. She also loved to bake bread and cookies for her grandchildren. She was passionate about her gardening, flowers and feeding the birds and squirrels.

Survivors include her son and his wife, Steven and Pat Harris of Sioux City; two granddaughters, Kris and Todd Savary of Sergeant Bluff and Deb and Brett Susemihl of Le Mars; four great-grandchildren, Keegan Savary, Kaitlin Savary, Jade Susemihl and Dylan Susemihl; two nephews, Mike Bilunas of Sioux City and Don Bilunas and his wife, JoAnn of Minneapolis, Minn.; and a sister-in-law, Gladys Bilunas of Sioux City.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice; her parents; and a brother, Tony Bilunas.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Sioux City, with the Rev. Daniel C. Guenther officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today (Thursday), with a rosary at 4 p.m., the family present 6 to 8 p.m. and a parish vigil service at 7 p.m., at Christy-Smith Morningside Chapel in Sioux City.

The family suggests memorials be directed to the Queen of Peace.