Harriet J. Christie 95, of Unadilla, NY formally of Watertown, NY passed away on Thursday, May 1, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.
Harriet was born April 8, 1919 in Canton, NY, the daughter of Harrison and Lena Belle (LaMonda) Parker. She attended Canton Schools and graduated from the Utica School of Beauty with a degree and New York State License as a Beautician. She proceeded to open a beauty shop in the Hotel Woodruff in Watertown, NY and then at various locations in both Syracuse, NY and Watertown, NY as the Beauty Bazaar until her retirement in l984.
She married Stuart D. Christie on December 17, 1955 in Watertown NY. They resided in Syracuse, NY until moving back to Watertown in 1974 when Stuart retired.
Harriet will always be remembered as a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and aunt. Her kindness and love of life along with her continuous smile will always be remembered by all who have had the privilege of being part of her life.
Harriet is survived by her daughter Jayne Bolton and son-in-law, Steven J. Bolton of Unadilla, NY. Grandchildren, Todd and Luna Bolton, Newark, DE, Brett and Sara Bolton of Schnevus, NY and Molly Bolton and Peter Steenland of Oneonta, NY.
A great granddaughter Lorelai Bolton. Her nieces and nephew and great nieces and great nephews.
She is predeceased by her loving husband Stuart , a brother Frederick Parker his wife Gertrude Parker and a sister Ina Ritchie. A niece Diane Potter and her husband Bernard Potter.
A private memorial and burial will be held at a later date determined by the family
Memorial gifts may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice of Oneonta, NY.