Saturday, February 17, 2018

Obituary - Robert E. "Hip" Harris, of Muncy, PA, passed away February 15, 2018

Robert E. "Hip" Harris

June 29, 1952 - February 15, 2018

Robert E. "Hip" Harris, 65, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, February 15, 2018 in the UPMC Williamsport Regional Medical Center. Born Sunday, June 29, 1952 at Sewickley, Allegheny Co., PA, he was the son of the late Richard and MaryAnn (Poland) Harris. 

He and his wife, the former Cathy M. Rupert, celebrated their 12th wedding anniversary on July 2, 2017.

Hip was a 1970 graduate of Hopewell Area High School. He was a Ford Senior Master Technician having retired from Murray Motors at Muncy where he was employed for 33 years.

Hip was a social member of Edward J. Smith V.F.W. Post 3428 at Muncy. He enjoyed bowling and drag racing stock cars at the Beaver Springs Dragway. He was especially fond of Fords.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, DeWayne Harris of Williamsport, PA and Eric Day of Muncy, PA; one sister, Cheryl and husband Omar Hargreaves of Monaca, PA; one niece, Susan Spriggs and husband Jason Owens of Monaca, PA; two brothers-in-law, Dennis and wife Bonnie Rupert of Milton, PA and Mike Rupert and family of White Deer, PA; his sister-in-law, Judy and husband Flory Grieco of Muncy, PA; one great-niece and one great-nephew. Hip is also survived by his boys, Diesel, Rush and Semi, his faithful dogs.

At Hip's request, there will be no services. Please visit to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.

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