|4/16/2013 4:22:00 PM|
Naomi Harris, 86, of Windom died April 10, 2013, at her home in Windom.
Celebration of Life services were Monday at LaCanne Family Funeral Home in Windom with Pastor Tim Wrenn officiating.
Honorary bearers were employees of Ag Builders in Windom and members of the Windom Lions Club.
LaCanne Family Funeral Service of Windom handled the funeral arrangements.
Naomi Jean Sisson was born June 9, 1926, to Rollie Ramon and Jessie Lenore (Haldeman) Sisson in Fairmont. She lived in Fairmont until moving to Windom in 1981.
She married Frank Petrie and they later divorced.
In 1954, she married Earl Danielson, who died in 1972.
In 1976, Naomi married Russell Lee Harris in Ceylon. Russell died in 2011.
Over the years, Naomi worked at the canning factory in Fairmont, as a waitress, bartender and cook in cafes in Ceylon and Windom and, most recently, as a bookkeeper at Ag Builders in Windom before retiring in October.
She enjoyed crocheting and will be remembered for her outgoing personality and willingness to help others.
In addition to her three husbands, Naomi was preceded in death by three brothers and a sister.
Survivors include her seven children: Jeanne Petrei and Pamela "Penny" Huddleston, both of Wendell, N.C.; Christine Hieronymus of Morgan; Ronald (Barb) Danielson of Lake Crystal; Jenny "Jackie" Peterson and Richard (Tari) Danielson, all of Fairmont; and Georgia Kelsh of Bismarck, N.D.; 20 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and two sisters, Maxine Bussa of Windom and Phyllis (Leo) Nepple of Chatfield.