David W. Harris

Published on Thursday, 27 September 2018 19:23


David W. Harris, 57, of Terryville, beloved husband of Brenda (Roy) Harris, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.

David was born on Nov.26, 1960, in Bristol and was the son of the late John F. and Nancy L. (Page) Harris. David's true passion was restoring classic cars. He enjoyed watching Patriots and Red Sox games, attending swap meets, gardening and going to Hershey, Pennsylvania with his good friend Robert Sposato. David was also an extraordinary construction foreman and carpenter and he built all the family's furniture. He was always willing to give a hand to anyone that needed his incredible, amazing help. He will be missed by all of his friends and family.

In addition to his loving wife, David is survived by his three step-sons, Randy Roy and his wife, Lindsey, of New Milford, Travis Oakes and his wife, Chelsey, of Terryville, Dylan Oakes and his girlfriend, Ashley Smith, of Plainville; sister, Terri Roggi and her husband, Kurt, of Glastonbury; two grandchildren, Sofia Roy, Noah Oakes; and two nieces, Donna Roggi and Susan Roggi.

A funeral service be celebrated on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, at 11 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 31 Maple St., Bristol. Burial will follow in West Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol on Sunday between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Visit David's memorial web-site at  www.FunkFuneralHome.com .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Thursday, 27 September 2018 19:23. Updated: Thursday, 27 September 2018 19:25.