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Christopher Harris

December 25, 1958 - August 1, 2019

Burial Date: August 7, 2019

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday August 7, 2019 in Casa Familia LLP, Lower Level, 130 Sylvan Avenue, New Haven, from 1-4pm.

Christopher Harris, age 60, of New Haven, entered into eternal life on Thursday August 1, 2019.  Born on December 25, 1958 in Washington D.C., he was the cherished son of the late Caroline Harris and Leroy Hansberry.

Christopher made a life for himself in New Haven, CT after relocating as a child. He was a graduate of James Hillhouse High School and worked many years at the New Haven Country Club in Hamden, CT.  He was a loving grandfather. He was always present for their milestones and enjoyed spending time with them playing cards, and checkers.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Harris; daughter Alanda Garner, stepdaughter Tonya Johnson, stepsons Charles Johnson, William Johnson, Earl Johnson; sisters Inez (Eugene) Griffin, Darlene Young; granddaughters Lauryn Jefferson, Tyla Garner; grandson Malachi Jefferson; goddaughter Nicole Dukes.  He is also survived by a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday August 7, 2019 in Casa Familia LLP, Lower Level, 130 Sylvan Avenue, New Haven, from 1-4pm. Condolences may be expressed at colonialfunerals.com