Betty A. Harrington, of Lutheran faith, was called by our Lord on Saturday, July 21, 2012. Betty was born on May 22, 1919, on the family farm in St. Johnsville, N.Y. and lived 93 wonderful years. She was the daughter of the late Edward O. Christman and Bessie Christman.
Betty graduated from St. Johnsville High School. She married George H. Harrington in 1940 and had one child, Gary E. Harrington. She was a homemaker and worked for Grandoe Corp. Betty retired from Nathan Littauer Hospital as a lab assistant.
Survivors include her son, Gary and his wife, Sue Ellen of Gloversville; one granddaughter, Kim and her husband, Wayne Marcellus of Gloversville; one great-grandson, Jace Hirzel; stepgrandchildren, John Salisbury and Nori Hughes, Jennifer Kerfien and Ken Kerfien; stepgreat-grandchildren, Haley, Christian and Brody Salisbury, Mackenzie Kerfien and Shannon, Mark and Maggie Hughes.
She was predeceased by her husband, George; her brother, James Christman; and her grandson, Jeff Harrington.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, July 30, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are by the Gloversville Funeral Service. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.gloversvillefuneralservice.com.