Elva E. Harris
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Elva E. Harris, a resident of Tracy for 89 years, died Saturday at Emeritus at Heritage Place. She was 95. All services will be private at her request.

Mrs. Harris was born March 12, 1918, in Auburn. She worked 30 years as a seamstress, making clothing alterations and repairs. She was also a member of the Trailer Twirlers square dance group and the International Square Dance Association.

Survivors include a son, Richard Hamilton, and his wife, Linda, of Juneau, Alaska; two stepdaughters, Sandra Cramer of Stockton and Diane Mendosa of Lodi; two sisters, Virginia Hildreth of Laguna Nigel and Margaret Boynton of Byron; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

Her husband of 25 years, Fred P. Harris, preceded her in death in 1990.

Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements.

Contributions in Mrs. Harris’ name may be sent to Vitas Innovative Hospice Care, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Building P, First Floor, Richmond, CA 94804.

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