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In Memory

Eleanor Jean Claflin (Harris) - Class Of 1948 VIEW PROFILE

Eleanor Jean Claflin (Harris)

Eleanor Jean Harris

  • May 23, 1930 - December 6, 2007
  • South Bend, Indiana

Eleanor Jean Harris, 77, of South Bend, Indiana passed away Thursday, December 6, 2007 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in South Bend. Eleanor was born on May 23, 1930, in South Bend to Cyril and Naomi (Hammond) Claflin. Sisters, Evelyn Schroder and Lavona Scott both preceded her in death.

Eleanor is survived by her loving husband Phillip of 40 years; her daughter Patti (Michael) Biggs of South Bend; two step-children, Phillip Jr. of Silver Springs, Maryland and Kimberly Ann of Crawfordsville, Indiana; and two grandchildren, which she adored, Brianne and Adam Biggs. She will also be greatly missed by her many nieces and nephews along with a multitude of friends.

She retired from AT&T, formerly Indiana Bell in December of 1983 after 33 years of service. Eleanor was a life member of the AT&T Pioneers, and a 1948 graduate of Central High School. Eleanor and her husband raced quarter horses through out the mid-west and spent many enjoyable days following their grandchildren´┐Żs sporting events.

Visitation will be held from 3-8 p.m. Sunday, December 9, 2007 at the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive South Bend, Indiana. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday December 10, 2007 at the Kaniewski Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Salvation Army 540 Carroll Street, South Bend, Indiana 46601.

To sign the online quest book, please visit Kaniewski.com.

01/25/2023 EJS

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