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Wayne Harrison

May 24, 1956 - June 4, 2018

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Wayne Harrison, 62, of Equinunk, died on Monday, June 4, 2018 at Commonwealth Regional Hospital of Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, the former Mary Alice Theis. The couple married on January 25, 1975.

Born on May 24, 1956 in Hancock, NY, he was the son of the late Lee Harrison Jr. and Jane Lucille Oakley Harrison.

For many years, Wayne owned and operated Wayne Harrison Log Hauling until his retirement in 2008. He enjoyed talking to people and making new friends. Wayne was always known to have a smile and willing to help anyone in need.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters April Heraghty and husband Patrick of Honesdale and Robin Harrison and fiancée Russell Fitzpatrick of Equinunk; his brothers David Harrison of Equinunk, Lee Harrison of Virginia and Wade Harrison of Beach Lake; his sisters June Harrison of Indiana, Linda Stalker and husband Malcolm of Greene, NY, Bonnie Ostrander and husband Roger of Hancock, NY and Wendy Harrison of Equinunk; his grandchildren Tedra and Colby Harrison. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brothers Terry and Robert Harrison and an infant brother James.

As per his request, cremation will be held. A memorial celebration will be held at the convenience of his family. Arrangements by Hessling Funeral Home, Inc., 428 Main St. Honesdale.