Nelson Harris

Services will be Private

Obituary of Nelson E. Harris

Cleverdale, NY- Nelson “Bucky” E. Harris, 87, of Cleverdale, passed away peacefully at St. Peters Hospital on January 3, 2015. Bucky was born in Coxsackie in 1927 and chose to serve in the U. S. Navy from 1944-1946. He was a graduate of Alfred University and started his own company in 1967 in the HVAC field. Bucky lived in Colonie and was a life member of the Midway Fire Company. He moved to Cleverdale 17 years ago. He enjoyed his retirement fishing on Lake George. Nelson is the son of the late Floyd and Lida Harris. He is predeceased by his wife Grace E. Harris and a granddaughter, Kathleen Sullivan. He is also predeceased by a sister and two brothers. Bucky is survived by his sons, Nelson (Diana), Bruce (Shirley) and Glen Harris of Latham, Gordon Harris of New Baltimore, and his daughters Diane Harris and Cathy Byrne of Glens Falls. Also survived by his grandchildren, Stacey and Megan Harris, Makayla Byrne, Melissa (Carl)Kovatchitch and John Sullivan. He also had one great grandchild, Elena Kovatchitch. Services will be privately held at the convenience of the family.
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