CANDIA -- Eileen M. Harrison, 80, died Feb. 26, 2010, as a result of a home fire.
She was born Oct. 2, 1929, in Manchester, to Robert and Ethel (Koehler) Harrison. She was raised in Candia and graduated from Manchester High School Central in 1947.
She was a secretary at State Motors for many years. She enjoyed being the family historian and making crafts, especially for Halloween. She often entered the baking contests at the Deerfield Fair.
IN HER LIFE: Her family includes three nephews, Bruce Harrison of Houston, Bill Harrison of Gainesville, Fla. and David Harrison of Flagler Beach, Fla.; one niece, Nancy Harrison of Memphis, Tenn.; an aunt, Edna Harrison of Candia; two uncles, Carl Harrison of Candia and Herman Harrison of Salem; and several cousins.
Ms. Harrison was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Bob.
SERVICES: A memorial service will be held on Friday at noon at Goodwin Funeral Home, 607 Chestnut St., Manchester.
Memorials may be made to Easter Seals NH, 555 Auburn St., Manchester 03103.