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Sharon L. Harrington

May 1, 2020

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Sharon L. (Higton) Harrington, 69, of Pelham, New Hampshire, passed away unexpectedly at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital on May 1, 2020.  She was born December 26, 1950 in Lawrence to Albert E. and Lorraine V. Higton.  Sharon was a graduate of Tenney High School Class of 1968.  She spent her career working for Mass Electric/National Grid until her retirement in 2016.

Sharon enjoyed crafting and loved spending time caring for her fur babies, Brianna, Lexi, Lucky, Tiki and Abby.  She especially enjoyed the holidays and usually went overboard decorating, her most favorite holiday being Christmas.

She shared a special bond with her grandson, Blake.  She enjoyed going to his sporting events and was always beaming with pride.  He referred to her as his second mother and best friend. 

Sharon was predeceased by her father, Albert E. Higton.  She is survived by her mother, Lorraine V. (Pelletier) Higton, daughter Lauren M. Woekel and her husband Todd, grandson Blake Woekel and “adopted” grandson Jason Rutherford, all of Pelham, NH.

Services will be held at a later date and will be private upon Sharon’s request.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Animal Rescue League of New England (ARNNE), P O Box 1053, Pelham, NH, 03076. Arrangements are by the Dewhirst & Boles Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen.  To leave an online condolence, please  visit Sharon’s tribute page at www.dewhirstbolesfuneral.com.


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