Martin “Marty” Harris, age 63, of Attica, MI died suddenly Monday, October 7, 2019 at home. Martin John Harris was born August 7, 1956 in Lapeer, MI. He was the son of the late Paul and the late Geraldine (Carson) Harris. Marty grew up in Imlay City. He was a graduate of Imlay City High School, Class of 1974.
He was employed as a patient advocate for the Lapeer County Community Mental Health Department. Previous to that, Marty had been employed as a yard foreman for Lumbermen’s and had also been employed as a grain inspector for a period of time.
Marty enjoyed watching the History Channel on TV, being on his pontoon boat out on the lake, and his gray tiger cat, Mao.
He is survived by three sisters, Betty Eltezam of Gilbert, AZ, Florence Guyer of San Tan Valley, AZ and Rita (Stephen) Marie Slater of Mayville, MI; and one brother, Courtney Harris of AZ.
Marty was preceded in death by parents, Paul and Geraldine Harris; his lifelong companion, Elsie Westrick; and his sister-in-law, Nike Harris.
Cremation has taken place. Arrangements were made by Muir Brothers Funeral Home, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI.
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