Abraham James Harris, two, son of Jeff and Amber, went home to heaven on Monday, May 12, 2014. Funeral services for Abe were held May 16 at Grace Community Church in North Liberty, with the Rev. David Kirk officiating. Burial was at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the University of Iowa Foundation, 1 West Park Road, Iowa City 52240 in Abraham’s name for the UI Children’s Hospital or the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
Abe was born Jan. 16, 2012, in Iowa City, the son of Jeff Allen and Amber Rae (Lindahl) Harris. Abe opened the eyes and hearts of his family and brought them much laughter and joy. He was an intelligent and vibrant boy. He will be greatly missed but never forgotten.
Abe is survived by his loving parents and his six siblings, Jamie, Sydnie, Hannah, Colby, Quincy and Henry; grandparents, Allen (Karen) Harris of Davenport and Jon Lindahl of Moline, Illinois; great grandmothers, Mary Dengler and Noel Harris; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.lensingfuneral.com.