ONEIDA — Julia P. Harp, 100, formerly of 308 Chappell Street, died Wednesday, December 30, 2020, in the Extended Care Facility of Oneida Healthcare, where she had been a resident for the past six years.
Born in Rome, on February 4, 1920, she was daughter of Frank and Eva Hoffman Pour, Sr. A lifelong resident of the area, Julia was a graduate of Rome Free Academy, Class of 1938. She married William H. Harp in Rome on June 6, 1943. Mr. Harp died on September 15, 1990.
Prior to her retirement, Julia was employed with Oneida Limited, Silversmiths. She was very active in the China-Burman-India War veterans events with her late husband, was active in bowling leagues, of which her team was crowned New York State champions in 1968 and enjoyed traveling, especially to Hawaii.
Surviving is her son and daughter-in-law, William and Patricia Harp of Canastota; her grandchildren, Brian and Geri Harp of Blossvale, Dan Harp of Easley, South Carolina and Sarah Harp of Canastota; her great-grandchildren, Randi (Nicholas) Beckwith and Cody Harp; and her great-great-grandchild, Chase Beckwith. She was predeceased by a son, Terry W. Harp, in September of 2016, and a great-granddaughter, Alison Harp, in August of 2016.
Julia’s family expresses thanks, with much appreciation, to the members of the nursing and care staff at Oneida ECF for all they did during her residency.
Funeral graveside services will be held in the spring of this year at the family plot in Oneida Castle Cemetery. Contributions, in her memory, may be made to ECF Patients’ Activity Fund, 323 Genesee Street, Oneida.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., 260 Main Street, Oneida.
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