ALLEGANY - Cheryl L. Harrison of 3880 Pumpkin Hollow Road, passed away Friday (March 21, 2014), in Olean General Hospital, following a short illness.
Mrs. Harrison was born Sept. 26, 1951, in Olean, a daughter of John M. and Alice M. Randall, Isaman. Cheryl was a graduate of Allegany Central School, Class of 1969. On Aug. 25, 1970, in Salamanca, she married her husband of 35 years, Dennis D. Harrison Sr., who predeceased her on Jan. 2, 2006.
Cheryl is survived by a son, Dennis D. (Colette) Harrison of Allegany; three daughters, Lynnette M. Harrison of Allegany, Tricia G. (Jim Johnny-john) Harrison of Killbuck, and Michele L. (William Berch) Irvin of Rochester; 10 grandchildren, Mista, Tiffany, Nicholas, Dylan, Jonathan, Henry, Rayce, Blaze, Harley and Dennis III; three great-grandchildren, Brooklyn, Karsyn and Savannah; a brother, Edward J. Isaman, Sr. of Allegany; a sister, Karen A. (Bill) Andrews of Coudersport, Pa.; a close family friend, Butch Ginter of Allegany; and several nieces and nephews.
Along her husband, Cheryl was also predeceased by her parents; a nephew, Rodney J. Paugh; and a great-nephew, Ethan G. Isaman.
Cheryl was known as everyone's mom, she enjoyed cooking, crocheting, playing cards and Bingo. She had a love for horses and loved to watch her son race at the dirt track, but her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday (March 24, 2014), in the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean, at which time a funeral service will be held. The Rev Suzanne Block, pastor of Christ United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be at Five Mile Cemetery, Allegany.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Ms. Lynnette Harrison, 3880 Pumpkin Hollow Road, Allegany, N.Y. 14706, to help defray funeral expenses.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com.