Glastonbury Funeral Home

450 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT


Emerson L. Harrison

November 7, 1925September 10, 2019

Emerson L. Harrison, 93, of Glastonbury passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 10th. Emerson was predeceased by his loving wife Ann Harrison. Emerson was born in Lynchburg Virginia and grew up in the Southern Railway town of Monroe, Virginia. He was a World War II Veteran where he served in the Army Air corps as a Flight Engineer aboard B29 bombers. Emerson worked 33 years for Pratt and Whitney in Supplier Quality. During his retirement he volunteered at Bradly Airport at the Connecticut Information Booth. Emerson is Survived by his 2 sons, William Harrison of Glastonbury and Bruce, wife Jerri Harrison of Columbia; 4 grandchildren, Joshua, wife Mylinda Harrison of Worcester, Jessica, husband Mark Genzlinger of Glastonbury, Janelle Kelly of Columbia, and Juliann Overturf, of Columbia; 7 great grandchildren, Avery, Nora, Seamus, Hailey, Kenzie, Leah, and Kaylee. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Glastonbury Funeral Home, 450 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033 has been entrusted with the arrangement.


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Emerson L. Harrison

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France Lambert

September 16, 2019

Bill and Bruce,
My deepest sympaties during this difficult time. My husband and I lived across the street for many years. Your dad loved checking on our dogs when we worked late and he always kept an eye on the house when we were away. I enjoyed many chats with your parents; they were good neighbors.