Cheryl A. (Seekins) Harriman of Waldo passed away peacefully on Feb. 26,2019, at Sussman House in Rockport following a long illness. She was born Dec. 10, 1954, at Waldo County Hospital in Belfast, the daughter of Harold and Berdina (Hubbard) Seekins Sr. Cheryl grew up in Searsport, and graduated from Searsport District High School in 1973.

After graduation she worked at Waldo Shoe, Truitt Brothers in payroll. Then for the next 25-plus years she worked at Bradbury Nursing Home/Harbor Hill as office manager, after that she worked until retirement at the office of Loren D. Baldus, D.M.D., as office administrator. Cheryl loved camping, traveling, shopping, her flower gardens, and, most of all, time spent with her family and grandchildren.

On April 26, 1980, she married Marshall A. Harriman and briefly lived in Belfast, then moved and lived until her death in Waldo.

Cheryl is survived by her husband of 38 years, and his two daughters Leslie (Harriman) Fowlie of Appleton and Tonya (Harriman) Quitugua and husband Robert of Texas; siblings, Harold Seekins and wife Nancy of Belfast, Cindy (Seekins) Skinner and husband Jon of Belfast, and Michael Seekins and wife Terrie of North Searsport; brother-in-law Dennis Harriman and Gail Waterhouse of Randolph; sisters-in-law, Esther (Harriman) Colby and husband Stanley of Swanville, Sharon (Harriman) York and Ronald Watt of Waldo, Jean (Harriman) Tripp and Leal Wood of Belfast; grandchildren, Casey (Fowlie) Dickson and husband Matt of Jefferson, Kara (Fowlie) Smith and husband Andrew of Lincolnville, Nikki Fowlie and Cole Tarbell of Lyman, and Dominic Quitugua of Texas; great-grandchildren, Rylee, Piper, Owen and Alvah; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Cheryl was predeceased by her parents, mother- and father-in-law Lloyd and Winifred (Foy) Harriman, brother Bruce Seekins, and sister-in-law, Linda (Chute) Harriman.

A memorial gathering will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, March 7, with service to follow on Friday,March 8, at 11 a.m. at Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. A reception will be immediately following at Waldo Town Hall.

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