On July 10, 2013, EDWARD ANTHONY HARRIS, JR. passed away. He is the beloved husband of the late Marcia Silk Harris; father of Mary Heather Tepe of Columbia, MD, Larry Harris of Darnestown, MD, Suzanne Harris of Columbia, MD and Lisa Dean of Columbia, MD; grandfather of seven grandchildren. Edward was the president of Lorain County Arts Council in Ohio and a member of the Rotary Club of Columbia, MD. He received the Pan Hellenic Teacher of the Year Award in 1995 at University of Maryland College Park.
Services are private. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Gilchrist Hospice Care, 5537 Twin Knolls Road, Suite 433, Columbia, MD 21045.