Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
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Sedro-Woolley, WA
Agnes G. Harrison Memorial
Agnes G. Harrison Memorial

Agnes G. Harrison

Agnes G. Harrison

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Agnes G. Harrison, 91, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Saturday, December 2, 2017.
Agnes was born on June 26, 1926 in Isabel, SD, the daughter of Michael & Paulina (Preszler) Stotz. In the early 1940’s the family settled in Burlington and Agnes graduated Salutatorian from B-EHS with the class of 1944. She then attended St. Luke’s Hospital’s nursing program where she earned her nursing credentials.
On November 26, 1949 she was united in marriage to Robert Harrison and together they made their home and raised their family in Sedro-Woolley.
Agnes worked as a Registered Nurse for over 40 years, working for several Doctors’ clinics and for many years at Skagit Valley Hospital.
She has been an active member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church for over 60 years, she worked on the election board, enjoyed watching the Mariners and enjoyed making quilts, knitting, crocheting, traveling and playing card games.
Agnes is survived by her sons, David Harrison and wife, Janet of Burlington and Mark Harrison of Sedro-Woolley; daughter, Annette Parker and husband, Gregg of Sedro-Woolley; 8 grandchildren, Jeffry, Bryan, Jonathan and Michael Harrison Jennifer Young (Justin), Joni Jordan (Richie), Lenny Serfling (Cassie) and Shawna Serfling; 2 great-grandchildren, Jacob Young and Addison Jordan; lifelong friend, Bette Fitzgerald; sisters-in-law, Betty Johnson and Shirley Entrikin and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Richard in 1971; husband, Robert in 2010 and 3 sisters.
Memorials in honor of Agnes are suggested to the Harrison Family Scholarship c/o Sedro-Woolley Schools Foundation, PO Box 401, Sedro-Woolley, WA or to the Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:30 PM followed by a Life Celebration Service at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Sedro-Woolley at 2:30 PM with Pastor Eric Wangen-Hoch officiating. Visitation is available at Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley.


  • Tammy Parks

    We are so sorry. Our hearts are with the Parker family and all ❤️

  • Lance Simshauser

    Mark and family,
    You’re all in our thoughts and prayers. Very sad to read this on the loss of your Mom Mark. It wasn’t very long ago that we were catching up with each other at Betty Stiles’ services. Hold all your family close and God bless to all.

  • Cookie Bennett

    I am so sorry for your loss Annette, Mark and the rest of the family.

  • Joni

    My grandma was a wonderful woman!! She will be missed by so many! I am so grateful for all the memories I have with her and the memories my daughter has to treasure ??

  • Greg Warnecke's

    Agnes was a special lady! We enjoyed stopping by to see her when we were back to Sedro Woolley. She always made us feel welcome. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.