Elizabeth Flach Pauly Harris - September 23, 2017

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GLENMONT – Elizabeth Flach Pauly Harris, 94, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2017.  She was the daughter of the late Karl and Anna Flach.  Betty was an original charter member of the First Assembly of God Church in Albany.  She worked many years as a Licensed Practical Nurse.  She married Robert E. Pauly in 1943 and was with him until his passing in 1962.  Elizabeth married Almer Harris in 1970 and became a Pastor’s wife.  They retired to Florida until Almer’s passing when she returned to Glenmont.  For the last 4 ˝ years she was at Barnwell and Riverside Nursing Homes.

     Survivors include her son, Robert Pauly (Janice) and their children, Lisa Bower (Richard), Robert Pauly II (Katie) and Linda Esslie (Mark);  her daughter Arlene Waddingham who predeceased Betty and survived by her husband John and their children, John Waddingham II (Karen), Richard Waddingham (Mary), and Michelle Carlisle (Garrett);  17 great-grand-children.  Betty was predeceased by 3 brothers and 4 sisters.

     Funeral services will be held 10 am Saturday, September 30th at the Bethlehem Community Church, 201 Elm Ave., Delmar, NY 12054 with a calling hour prior to the service starting at 9 am.  Contributions in memory of Elizabeth may be made to the Bethlehem Community Church.