Jerome “Jerry” Harte
January 5, 2015
Jerry Harte, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of the Green Ridge Section Scranton died January 5th in Florida.
Born in Scranton he was the son of the late Joseph and Dorothy Powell Harte. He was a graduate of Scranton Central High School and in his youth he was a cub scout, boy scout, played the accordion and baseball. He enjoyed acting in school plays and was an excellent billiards player. After moving to Florida he was employed with the beach patrol, meter monitoring as well as bartending.
His contagious smile and upbeat personality was welcomed and liked by all.
Surviving are a sister Marilee Sweeney and her husband Jim and their children Michael and Tara; a brother Joseph his children Joseph, Ashley, Jason and Madison; an uncle, Paul Harte; one great niece; two great nephews; numerous cousins and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in the Immaculate Conception Church, 801 Taylor Ave. Scranton.
Interment took place in Cathedral Cemetery.
Arrangements were entrusted to and under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, Ash St. Scranton.
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