June 13, 1923 - February 15, 2021 Barbara June (Klaus) Harris, 97, a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on February 15, 2021, after a brief illness. Barbara was born in Sedro-Woolley, on June 13, 1923, to Nicholas and Mattie Klaus. She was active in the community, having owned a hobby shop, worked as a nurse at the nearby hospital, and was active in local scouting for many years. Barbara loved to travel and traveled often, but Sedro-Woolley was always her home. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, John "Vernon" Harris, and her son, Jay V. Harris. She is survived by her grandchildren, Gary Harris, Sharon Harris, and Kimberly deBey and four great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter. A viewing will be held on February 24, 2021, from 11am-3pm at Hawthorne Funeral Home, 1825 E. College Way, Mount Vernon, Washington. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Skagit Regional Health Foundation at the following link: https:/www.skagitregionalhealth.org/foundation/donate-now. Please visit www.hawthornefh.com to share your thoughts and memories and sign the online guest register. Arrangements are under the care of Hawthorne Funeral Home, Mount Vernon, WA.

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