Rosmarie L. Harrington, 81, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Saratoga Hospital. Born in Manhattan, New York on February 5, 1934, she was the daughter of Jacob and Rose Marie (Kunzmann) Brandt.
Rosmarie was a top Avon sales person in the country earning several awards for her achievements. She enjoyed camping with her family on Lake Champlain, playing cards, feeding the wildlife in her backyard, knitting, crocheting and making floral arrangements which she would give to family and friends throughout the year. She was a great cook and always made sure someone had something to eat. She enjoyed telling people “Smile, Jesus Loves You” and sharing how to get to heaven through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
She volunteered with her husband for many years at the Schenectady City Mission, and was an active member of the Hope Church in Ballston Spa and the Ballston Area Seniors.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Edward Harrington, son Paul Bello, brother Fred Ihsleib, and stepdaughter Charlotte Johnson. She is survived by her daughter Monica Hogan and her husband Robert of Ballston Spa, her stepchildren, Christine Harrington of Salem, NY and Edward Harrington (Barbara) of Livonia, NY and her granddaughters, Tiffany and Trisha Randall and many other nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A service will be held at 11:30 am on Tuesday, July 28 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Burial will follow in the Gerald B. H. Solomon National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville. Relatives and friends are invited to call from 4pm to 7pm Monday, July 27 at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Church or Schenectady City Mission