1928 - 2014 WOODFORD, VT Gloria Harrington, a resident of Route 9, passed away Saturday Aug. 9, 2014 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, N.H. Gloria was born in Sandgate, on Sept. 18, 1928 the daughter of James and Olive (Bentley) Morey and attended North Bennington and Arlington schools. She married Ralph Harrington in 1967 and they were married for 38 years until his passing on July 26, 2005. In her earlier years, Gloria worked for Tansitor, Polygraphic, Sprague Electric and Stanley Tools. She also worked in many area nursing homes, including Centers for Living and Rehabilitation and Twin Maples. Gloria was an avid bowler, loved dancing and listening to classic country music. She enjoyed her home and cherished times spent with her family. Gloria is survived by her children; Scott Morey of Bennington, Dean Harrington and his wife Sandra of Woodford and Tammy Tifft of Hoosick Falls, N.Y. step-children Melanie Brunina of Bennington and Brian Harrington of Cambridge, N.Y. her step-brother Albert Macauley, sisters Rhoda Granger and Marcia Forman, eleven grandchildren and many great-grandchildren and her dear friend Stacia Coon. She was preceded in death by her sister Lillian Chatterton and Ardis Morey who died in infancy, step-brothers Alvin and Herbert Macauley, step-sister Iva Macauley and step-father Herbert Macauley. FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Gloria will be held Friday Aug. 15, 2014 at 3 p.m. at HANSON-WALBRIDGE SHEA FUNERAL HOME 213 West Main Street Bennington, Vermont. Interment will follow in the family lot Shaftsbury Village Cemetery. Visiting hours will be held at Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home Friday Aug. 15, 2014 from 1 to 3 p.m. three hours prior to the service. If friends desire, memorial gifts in Gloria's memory may be made to the Myasthenia-Gravis Foundation of America, c/o Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home P.O. Box 957 Bennington, Vermont 05201. To send the family personal email condolences please visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com. The family has entrusted arrangements to the care of Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home 213 West Main Street Bennington, Vermont.
Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home and Cremation Services
213 West Main St. Bennington, VT 05201
Published in Bennington Banner on Aug. 12, 2014