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Harriett Ann Rathbone

August 17, 1946 ~ April 17, 2017 (age 70)






Age 70 of Elmira, formerly of Horseheads, died on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Harriett was born in Elmira, NY on August 17, 1946 to the late George & Dorothy (Dimon) Meyers. She was a 1969 graduate of National College of Education Evanston, Illinois.  Harriett taught 2nd grade at Diven Elementary School in Elmira for many years. She was a member of the Women’s Jr. League and former member of Christ United Methodist Church, Elmira. Harriett was a resident at the Chemung County Nursing Facility (1998-2017) and her family would like to give a special “thank you” to the devoted nursing staff for their outstanding care and support. Harriett was predeceased by husband, John A. (Jake) Rathbone III; aunt, Marie Kast; and cousin, Daniel Dimon, Sr.  She is survived by cousins, Lenore Dimon; Fredrick (Nita) Kast; 2nd cousins, Daniel (Susan) Dimon, Jr. with children, Sydney, Alexandra & Daniel III; Michael (Dawn) Dimon with children, Joshua, Jacob & Hannah. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE BAKER FAMILY FUNERAL HOME ON FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017 FROM 11:00AM TO 12:30PM. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL FOLLOW AT 12:30PM. REVEREND DAVID FIFE OFFICIATING. INTERMENT TO FOLLOW IN WOODLAWN CEMETERY, ELMIRA. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial donations in Harriett’s memory to Chemung County Nursing Facility 103 Washington Street Elmira, NY 14901. 

 Service Information

April 21, 2017

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Baker Family Funeral Home
640 W. Gray St
Elmira, NY 14905

Interment following funeral service
April 21, 2017

Woodlawn Cemetery
1200 Walnut
Elmira, Ny 14901

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