LaRue Burbank

ID# 3109, (1928-2015)
Niece of June Hall
LaRue Burbank Harris
      LaRue Burbank was born on 5 December 1928.1 She was the daughter of Frank Burbank and Dean Hall.2 She married Howard Melvin Harris on 30 June 1948 in Cardston, Alberta.3 She was left a widow when Howard Melvin Harris died on 26 May 2013.3,4 She died on 25 September 2015 in Taber, Alberta, at age 86.1,5 She was buried on 2 October 2015 in Taber Memorial Garden, Taber, Alberta.1,5

LaRue's obituary in the Lethbridge Herald, Lethbridge, Alberta, on 28 September 2015 read:
"LaRue Harris
1928 – 2015
LaRue Harris (nee Burbank), beloved wife of the late Howard Harris, passed away in Taber on Friday, September 25, 2015 at the age of 86 years.
Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family in the Relief Society room at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Taber Stake Centre, 4709 – 50 Avenue, Taber on Thursday, October 1, 2015 between 7:00 P.M. and 8:00 P.M. and also at the church prior to the funeral service on Friday, October 2, 2015 between 1:00 P.M. and 1:40 P.M.
The Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Taber Stake Centre, 4709 – 50 Avenue, Taber on Friday, October 2, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. Burial to follow at the Taber Memorial Garden. Condolences may be forwarded by visiting our website at
Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone: (403) 223-8778."5

LaRue's obituary also appeared on the Southlands Funeral Home website.
Last Edited=5 Aug 2019

Children of LaRue Burbank and Howard Melvin Harris

  • Robert Harris3
  • Melissa Harris3
  • Heather Harris3
  • Todd Harris3
  • Melvin Jay Harris3 (1955-1960)
  • Dana LaRue Harris6 (1966-2012)


  1. [S2009] Various Contributors, LaRue Harris, Find A Grave Memorial # 153383358, Database and images (
  2. [S823] Anna Dean (Hall) Burbank, Lethbridge Herald, Lethbridge, AB, 18 Feb 2003, B8.
  3. [S1683] Harris Howard, Gone But Not Forgotten,…, 31 May 2013.
  4. [S1682] Heather Lobban, "Richard's Families - Frank Burbank," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Faye West, 16 Sep 2013.
  5. [S1807] LaRue Harris, Lethbridge Herald, Lethbridge, AB, 28 Sep 2015,… , viewed on 28 Sep 2015.
  6. [S1685] Dana LaRue Pender, Christiansen Salmon Generations,