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Death in our diocesan family: Billy Joe Harrison

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With sadness we share the news of the death of Billy Joe Harrison, 87, on February 11, 2024. He was the father-in-law of the Rev. Jim Petroccione, Priest-in-Charge at Church of the Saviour, Denville.

His obituary can be read here.

Bill’s life will be celebrated on March 13 at 2 PM at St. James Episcopal Church in Wilmington, NC. A private interment will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Memorial Garden fund at Church of the Saviour; 155 Morris Ave; Denville, NJ 07834.

Condolences may be sent to the Rev. Jim Petroccione and his husband Mark Harrison care of Church of the Saviour.

Lord, for your faithful people life is changed, not ended. When the body of our earthly dwelling lies in death, we gain an everlasting dwelling place in heaven. Lord, grant eternal rest, forever in the radiance of your light. Amen.