Henrietta “Bea” Persing, 74, of 2 South Ave., Bradford, PA, passed away, Friday September 16, 2016 at Bradford Manor.
Born August 18, 1942, in Syracuse, NY, she a daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Haphey) Howard.
On December 3, 1960, in Syracuse she married William I. Persing who died January 17, 2010.
Bea graduated from high school in Syracuse, NY. She had been employed as a nurse’s aide at Oakland Manor in Weedsport, NY.
Surviving are three sons, Russell W. (Wendy) Persing, Richard W. (Diana) Persing, and Roger W. Persing, all of Bradford, six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and three sister’s Patricia, Ellen and infant Mary.
At the family's request there will be no visitation. Private services will be held for the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc.
Memorials if desired may be made to the charity of the donor's choice
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com