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Betty L. Harder Harrison

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HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Betty L. Harder Harrison, 82, of Gillespie Street died suddenly at her part time residence in Harrisburg, Pa., on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007.

Born in Highspire, Pa., on June 2, 1924, she was the daughter of the late William and Pauline Wise Harder. She was the loving wife of the late Mason C. Harrison, who died on Oct. 30, 1992. They were married in Highspire, Pa., on July 21, 1946. She had been a resident of Hoosick Falls since their marriage.

A 1942 graduate of Highspire High School, Betty worked at the Middletown Air Depot administrating Civil Service test. It was there she met her future husband. Once relocating to Hoosick Falls, she was intregral in the family business, Harrison Vending, which was started by her in-laws. She was the company bookkeeper for many years. Betty was a former member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, a member of St. Hilda’s Guild and a Sunday school teacher. She and her husband also attended West Hoosick Church. She traveled extensively and love to knit.

Survivors include her two children Deborah (William) Tudor and William (Gina) Harrison all of Hoosick Falls; a brother William Harder of Harrisburg, Pa.; her grandchildren Amy (David) Breese, Gregory (Jaimi) Tudor, Rachel (Aaron) Ziulkowski, Joshua and Katelyn Harrison along with a great-grandson Aidan Breese.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m., in the Robson-Reinfurt Funeral Home, 72 Main St., where the Rev. Jonathan Youngman will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Relatives and friends are invited to the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. for visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hoosick Area Churches Food Closet in care of the funeral home, 72 Main Street, Hoosick Falls, NY 12090.

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Published in Bennington Banner on Feb. 20, 2007
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