Betty Hartigan

Obituary of Betty Anne Hartigan

Betty Anne Hartigan, age 71, of Garnet Valley, PA, passed away on September 8, 2016 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Betty was raised in Broomall, PA, and graduated from the Marple Newtown High School in 1963. She resided in Norristown for twenty years, and then moved to her recent home of Garnet Valley for less than one year. Betty was a proud RN, who received her nursing degree from Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing in 1979. She worked at Lankenau Hospital for twenty nine years, and retired in 2007. In her spare time, Betty enjoyed walking her dogs in Valley Forge park. Her favorite activity was spending time with her friends and grandchildren. Betty is preceded in death by her parents William Cawley and Joyce Brennan, and husband James Hartigan. She is survived and missed by her children; son Joe (Mary) Hartigan, and daughter Susan (Frank) Koehler, brother Jim Brennan (Shawn Plum), and six loving grandchildren; Maggie, Max, and Dean Koehler, and Joey, Jimmy, and Gracie Hartigan. Relatives and friends are invited to Betty's Memorial Service at 2PM on Tuesday, September 13, at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd, Garnet Valley, PA, where friends may call from 1-2PM. Interment will remain private. In lieu of flowers, a contribution in Betty's name can be made to the Transverse Myelitis Association: 1787 Sutter Parkway Powell, OH 43065-8806.