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Emma Catherine Harr
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Obituary for Emma Catherine Harr

Mount Savage, MD – Emma Catherine Harr, 94, of Cumberland, MD, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at Frostburg Village Nursing Home. 

Born March 8, 1924, in Barrelville, MD, Mrs. Harr was the daughter of the late Shannon Vernon Wright and Velma (Gamble) Wright. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry “Hap” Essington Harr.  Two brothers: Floyd Lewis and James William Wright; three sisters: Ida May Snyder, Betty Smith, and Florence Deans; and a grandson: Troy Harr. 

Emma was a member of the Mountain Chapter #15 Frostburg Order of the Eastern Star, the McKinley Chapter #12 Order of the Eastern Star, Saint George's Episcopal Church, and the Women of Saint George's Episcopal Church. 

Emma is survived by her sons: Harry “Bill” William Harr and wife, Patty, Wrightsville, PA; and John Larry Harr, Frostburg, MD; and her daughters: Catherine Lee Hartman and husband, Jerry, Slanesville, WV; and Carol Ann Harr, Mount Savage, MD. She also leaves behind her sisters: Doris Skipper, Baltimore, MD; and Shirley Emerick, Mount Savage, MD; as well as six grandchildren. 

Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, MD, on Thursday, April 5, 2018, from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. The Mountain Chapter #15 Frostburg Order of the Eastern Star will conduct a service at 7:00 P.M. 

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday, April 6, 2018, at 1:00 P.M., with Reverend Lydia Martin officiating. 

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

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404 Decatur Street
Cumberland, MD 21502

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404 Decatur Street
Cumberland, MD 21502


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