Vera Jean Harris, 86, passed away Jan. 7, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
She was born Nov. 26, 1931, in Tampa, Florida, to the late John and Dorothy (Shaw) Chance.
She retired from Brockway Glass in Lapel after 30 years' service. She enjoyed crocheting and reading James Patterson novels. Vera was a charter member of the Lapel Eagles Aerie 4323.
Vera is survived by daughter, Jeanmeen Holldiay; son, Jack Chance; granddaughter and caregiver, Rae (Phillip) Powell; additional grandchildren, Leslie Douglas, Michelle Chance and Jack Chance, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Josh Bilbrey, Zach Phillips, Spencer Powell, Taylor Bruce and Katelyn Powell; five great-great-grandchildren; brothers, John Chance, Jr., and Jimmy Chance; sister, Frances Tackett.
She was preceded in death by husband, Saul Harris; brother, Richard Chance; and sister, Beverly Griffin.
Per Vera's request, cremation has taken place. There will be no services. Seals Funeral Home, Fortville, has been entrusted with Vera's care.
Online condolences may be shared at www.sealsfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 8, 2018