Susan J. Harmon, 76. Richburg

Susan J. Harmon: Loving mother and sister

Susan J. Harmon, 76, of 2990 County Road 34, Richburg, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2024, in the Palliative Care Unit of Cuba Memorial Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born November 18, 1947 in Medina, she was a daughter of Norman E. and Joanne R. Gibson Sowl. On November 25, 1967, she married Andrew Harmon, who predeceased her on July 28, 1996, in the United Church of Friendship.

She was a graduate of Friendship Central School. Susie had worked for the Richburg Central School, the Richburg Colonial Library and the David A. Howe Library. She also cared for the elderly in their homes and cleaned houses part-time.

Watching birds and planting flowers brought him joy when she was home.

She is survived by a son Christopher Harmon of Richburg; two brothers William Sowl of Orlando, Florida and Sam Malek of Crystal River, Florida; two brothers-in-law Richard “Dick” Harmon of Bolivar and William “Bill” (Betty) Harmon of Belfast; and a sister-in-law Urma Rinker of Cuba; and several nieces and nephews.

There will be no services at this time.

Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Bolivar, New York.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., Bolivar.

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