Juneau resident: 43 years, left Juneau in 1971.
Family: His grandfather was Richard Harris, the co-founder of Juneau. Sons, John Harris, 49, and Walter Harris, 47, both of Anchorage.
Hobbies: Fishing captain.
Occupation: Retired, Alaska Native Medical Center, 26 years federal service.
Kind: Colon cancer.
Years surviving: Four years.
Diagnosed: November 2005.
Quote: "Be close to family and friends."
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