Mary E. Harman(1923 - 2012)

GREENHURST – Mary E. Harman, 89, of Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center, formerly of Little Valley, Kinzua and East Randolph, passed away Thursday (Sept. 6, 2012), in the center.
She was born April 11, 1923, in Galeton, Pa., the daughter of the late Earl Pete Duvall and Mary Ethel (Burlew) Duvall.
Mrs. Harman was a graduate and Salutatorian of James City High School in James City, Pa.
She had worked for AVM and Bush Brothers in Little Valley and, following her retirement, she had worked at the Salamanca Nursing Home in Salamanca.
She enjoyed working in her flower and vegetable gardens and tinkering with her cars.
Mrs. Harman is survived by a son, Wayne (Sharon) Harman of Randolph; two daughters, Donna Fox of Jamestown and Mary Brisley of Salamanca; 12 grandchildren; 21 great -grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Paul Duvall of Watts Flats; a half brother, Earl Duvall of Warren, Pa.; a step-brother, Jack Coleson of Jamestown; and a half sister, Ann Estep of Bradford, Pa.
She was predeceased by her husband, Wayne John Harman, on Jan. 19, 1960, and a daughter, Bonita Snyder, on July 24, 2009. The family received friends from 4-5 p.m. Monday (Sept. 10, 2012) in the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church St., Randolph, N.Y. Funeral services followed at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Kenneth Pratt, pastor of the Cherry Creek Assembly of God Church, officiating. Burial was in the Pine Grove Cemetery in Russell, Pa.
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Published in The Salamanca Press from Sept. 12 to Oct. 11, 2012