David A. Harrison, age 61, of Edwardsville, IL, formerly of Granite City, IL, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, IL. David was born on November 10, 1957 in Granite City, IL.
David graduated from McKendree College in 1979, earning his Bachelor degree. On November 24, 1981, David married Victoria “Tori” Lee Whitehead, the love of his life at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granite City, IL. David worked as a coordinator of homeless services programs at Madison County Community Development. He enjoyed golfing and spending time at his cabin in Stewart, TN. His greatest joy was spending time with his family. David loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his father, Carl W. Harrison Sr.
David is survived by his devoted wife, Tori Harrison of Edwardsville, IL; loving son, Samuel “Sam” Harrison of Livingston, IL; dear mother, JoAnn (Waeltz) Harrison of Granite City, IL; loving brothers, Carl W. Harrison Jr. and Bill (Gloria) Harrison, both of Granite City, IL; nieces, nephews, extended family and many wonderful friends.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.
In celebration of his life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL.
Memorial donations may be given to Good Samaritan House in Granite City, IL. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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