Harriet G.M. Hannon
Harriet Gorton McCumber Hannon of Urbanna passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on February 19, 2013.
Harriet was born on December 14, 1935 in Bronxsville, N.Y., the daughter of Paul and Bridget (McGrath) Gorton.
Harriet lived the majority of her life in Berlin, N.Y., and retired in Virginia. She worked at Berlin Free Library, Cornell Cooperative Extension, and as a teacher’s aide for Berlin Central School District. She was a long-time member of United Methodist Church in Berlin, N.Y., and Harmony Grove Baptist Church in Locust Hill.
Harriet was predeceased by her husbands, Noel McCumber and Steven Hannon. She is survived by her daughters, Anne Hutchins (Steve), Cindy Jones, Laura Longton (Joseph), Kelly Freihofer (Michael), Julie Grenier, and Jennifer Bates (Ernie); one son, Joseph Beidl (Erin); 13 grandchildren; and one-great grandchild.
A memorial service was held at First Baptist Church, Hoosie, N.Y., on February 23. A second memorial service will be held at a later date in Virginia.