Official Obituary of

Dorothy A. “Tina” (Fox) Harner

January 7, 1942 ~ February 12, 2024 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Dorothy Harner Obituary

After a long battle with cancer, Tina Harner passed away peacefully in the early morning of February 12th with her husband by her side. Tina was 82 years old and was born in West Philadelphia in 1942. Tina attended and graduated from Archbishop Prendergast in 1960. Tina played basketball and was the captain of the team, all 4’ 11inches of her. 

Tina married her long time husband, Charles in 1963 and was happily married for over 60 years. The newlyweds called Beech Ave in Glenolden, PA their home and their first daughter, Patricia was born in 1965. Soon after Charles, III was born in 1967. 

Tina worked in retail and manufacturing most of her career. During that time she encouraged Charlie to obtain his degree at Drexel University. Tina earned her degree of P.H.T. having fulfilled all the requirements necessary for: Putting HIM Through. Patience, encouragement and perseverance! Graduation was May of 1975. The following year the family moved to their forever home in Broomall, PA.

Tina enjoyed jewelry, crafting, buying jewelry and especially creating at Build a Bear with her grandchildren. She also loved taking her grandchildren shopping and going to Longwood Gardens with them. She loved to laugh and make jokes. Her energy was boundless, bringing joy to everyone she met. 

Tina leaves behind her beloved husband, Charles Harner, Jr.; her two loving children, Patricia (Jim) Williams and Charles (Grace) Harner III; and her 3 granddaughters, Cori, Alex and Paige and one great granddaughter, Kennedy. Tina is deeply loved and will be terribly missed.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing Saturday, February 17, 2024 9am St. Plus X Church, 220 Lawrence Road, Broomall, PA 19008 and to her Funeral Mass 10am in the Church. Burial private. 

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February 17, 2024

9:00 AM
St. Pius X
220 Lawrence Road
Broomall, PA 19008

Funeral Mass
February 17, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Pius X
220 Lawrence Road
Broomall, PA 19008


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