Obituary photo of Dewey Harris, St Peters-MO
In Loving Memory of

Dewey Wilbur Harris

1921 - 1944
Obituary photo of Dewey Harris, St Peters-MO
In Loving Memory of

Dewey Wilbur Harris

1921 - 1944

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
837 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
St Peters, MO  63376
636-875-1200
Service:
Monday, September 16, 2019 at 10:00am
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
837 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
St Peters, MO  63376
636-875-1200
Dewey Wilbur Harris, age 23, of Cherryville, Missouri, was killed in action (KIA) on Tuesday, November 14, 1944 in the Hurtgen Forest near Simonskall, Germany. He was born in Cherryville, Missouri on August 15, 1921 to Otis and Sarah Harris (nee Anderson).

Dewey was a Private First Class (PFC) in the United States Army. He served under Company C, 1st Battalion, 110th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division during WWII in the Battle of Hurtgen Forest.

Dewey is survived by his Nephew, Jay Wheat; Niece, Mary (Brent) Stromberg; Niece, Sara (James) Pope; and a host of other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his Father, Otis William Harris; Mother, Sarah "Kizzy" Harris; Brother, Ferd (Alma) Harris; and Sister, Dollie (Jesse) Wheat;

Visitation will be from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, 837 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters, Missouri 63376. A Funeral Ceremony will take place 10:00 am on Monday, September 16, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions. Interment will immediately follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
837 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
St Peters, MO  63376
636-875-1200
Service:
Monday, September 16, 2019 at 10:00am
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
837 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
St Peters, MO  63376
636-875-1200

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