NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Alice P. Pearson Harrington, 87, of 191 Ashland St., died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at her home.
Born in Readsboro, Vt., on Sept. 5, 1925, daughter of Lester and Esther Chilson Smith, she attended Readsboro schools.
Mrs. Harrington worked at the former Sprague Electric Co. and Hunter Outdoor Products.
Primarily a homemaker, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed bingo.
Her first husband, Edward W. Pearson, and her husband, Irving Harrington, are both deceased.
She leaves two sons, Russell Pearson and Edward Pearson, both of North Adams; two daughters, Mabel Rogowski of North Adams and Esther Harrington, with whom she made her home; a stepson, Irving Harrington Jr.; four stepdaughters, Barbara Harrington, Alma Harrington, Charlotte Bellard and Marjorie Rynkowski; a sister, Minola Shurtleff of North Adams; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Her son Bruce Pearson died on Feb. 7, 2003. Her brothers and other sisters are deceased.
FUNERAL NOTICE — The funeral for Mrs. Harrington will be Thursday, Nov. 15, at 11 a.m. at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, Central Chapels, 74 Marshall St., North Adams. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery.
Calling hours will be Thursday morning from 10 to 11 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army in care of the funeral home.
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