84, passed away at Wilson Hospital on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband Vernon Rick; daughter Judy Worden Vandemark; granddaughter Amber Vandemark; mother Lois Tarbox Drake; father Ward C. Drake; stepmother Neva May Drake; brothers and sisters Edna Vanduzen Shear, Elizabeth Vanduzen Shear, James Vanduzen, Nettie Drake Sprague, Ward Morgan Drake, Ruth Drake Nabinger, Barbara Drake Valentine, James A. Drake and Anna Drake Giles. She is survived by her sister and brother Malinda (Charles) DiVecchio and John M. (Lynn) Drake; son in law Clarence Vandemark Sr., grandchildren Clarence Vandemark Jr., Cheryl Wainwright, Shane Vandemark and Ashley Crowningshield; great grandchildren Kayla and Kyra Vandemark; as well as numerous friends. Harriett was born in Binghamton, NY and went to school in Cincinnatus, NY. She worked for the E.J. Shoe Factory in Johnson City, NY, Bates and Troy Laundry in Binghamton, NY and IBM in Endicott, NY. A burial will be held at the family’s convenience.
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