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Dorothy Elsie Harrison

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Dorothy Elsie Harrison

Lakewood - Dorothy Elsie Harrison, age 90, Single, of Lakewood, New Jersey died on Tuesday February 6, 2018 at the Harrogate Healthcare Center in Lakewood, NJ.

Dorothy was born and educated in Yonkers, NY. After 39 1/2 years, she retired from New York Telephone/Nynex in 1984. She moved to Leisure Village West, Lakehurst, NJ in 1986 and then in 1999 moved to Harrogate Life Care, in Lakewood, NJ.

She continued her membership at the Bryn Mawr Park Presbyterian Church in Yonkers, NY where past family members were founders of the church, but attended the Presbyterian Church of Toms River while living in New Jersey.

Dorothy was predeceased by her parents, Thomas and Elsie Harrison; two brothers, Lawrence and Arthur Harrison, a sister, Irene Harrison; and a nephew, Lawrence T. Harrison, Jr. Dorothy is survived by a niece, Mary Ann Harrison of Manchester, NJ; two grand-nieces, Barbara Derrick and Carolyn Huntley, both of Flanders, NJ; a grand-nephew, Thomas W. Harrison of Holmdel, NJ; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

Private arrangements are under the direction of the D'Elia Funeral Home of Lakewood, NJ. She will be privately laid to rest in the Oakland Cemetery in Yonkers, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either the Bryn Mawr Park Presbyterian Church, 20 Buckingham Road, Yonkers, NY 10701 or to the Rosary Hill Home, 600 Linda Avenue, Hawthorne, NY 10537. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Harrison family.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 10, 2018
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