HERKIMER – Mrs. Elizabeth J. Pryor, age 94, of Herkimer, New York, widow of John E. Pryor, completed her life’s journey on November 8, 2021.
She was born in Amsterdam, New York and she was the daughter of the late Robert and Irene (Benjamin) Fraser. Following her graduation from High School, at St. Joseph’s Parochial School and Wilbur H. Lynch High School, Betty continued her education at St. Mary’s Hospital School of Nursing in that city and graduated from there as well. She was a registered nurse for many years, in Herkimer.
Betty is survived by her three sons and one daughter and their families, Timothy D. Pryor, Michael K. Pryor and his wife, Glenna, Robert J. Pryor and his wife, Phyllis, and Judith E. Lasorella and her husband, Pat; grandchildren, Emily, Drew, Benjamin and his wife, Carrie, Katherine, Julianne and her significant other, Sean, Monica and her significant other, Adam and Andrea Michael and her husband, Luke; great-grandchildren, Jack, Teddy, Piper, Rylee, Molly and Madison; and several cousins, nieces and nephews also survive.
She was predeceased by her husband, John “Ted”; and daughter-in-law, Carol.
Betty’s family wishes to express their love and appreciation to her caregivers at Hospice for their attentive care and compassion at the Siegenthaler Center. As a result of their unwavering care, please consider a donation in loving memory of Elizabeth Pryor to Hospice & Palliative Care, 4277 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, New York 13413.
Final arrangements have been entrusted to The Enea Family Funeral Home, 220 North Washington Street, Herkimer, NY (315) 866-1011, Harry and Kevin Enea and Martin L. Ciaccia, Funeral Directors.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 AM, at St. Francis De Sales Church, in Herkimer, on Saturday, November 20, 2021. Spring burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Herkimer.
Those wishing to leave an online memorial in honor of Betty may visit www.eneafamily.com on the Internet.