MADISON—Lawrence “Larry” Harris, age 87, passed away Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. He was born April 4, 1930, the son of Jacob and Freada (Mansfield) Harris.

Larry is survived by his wife of 55 years, Beatrice; son, Robert and his family; and his brother, Jerrol Harris of California.

After serving his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, Larry attended Colorado College, and later graduated from Northwestern University. He was united in marriage to the former Beatrice Silver on Jan. 14, 1962, in New Jersey. Larry was employed in the insurance industry for most of his life.

A funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at TEMPLE BETH EL, 2702 Arbor Drive, Madison, WI 53711. Burial will follow at Beit Olamim at Sunset Memory Gardens. A meal of consolation will follow the burial at TEMPLE BETH EL. Please share your memories at www.CressFuneralService.com.

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