Elizabeth "Betty Ann" (LeDuke) Harris, 74, a longtime resident of Littleton, passed away peacefully at Emerson Hospital with family by her side on August 10, 2021, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was the beloved wife of the late James "Jim" Harris who passed in 2013.
Betty Ann was born in Waltham on July 12, 1947, a daughter to the late William and Alice (Trahan) LeDuke. Graduating from Westford Academy in 1965, she briefly worked for the United States Air Force prior to starting her family. After her marriage to Jim, Betty Ann settled in Littleton where she raised her children by Long Lake. For many years, Betty Ann worked at Digital Corp. in Acton as a customer service representative, and later for Adesa Concord in its transportation department. Outside of work, she enjoyed tending to her yard and flower gardens, and tackling projects around the house. She also loved taking day trips and spending time with her family. She had a great appreciation for nature's little creatures such as the rabbits, chipmunks, and birds that visited her yard. Betty Ann greatly admired her cats as well, having many over the years. She was a friend and source of wisdom to all who knew her, and will be deeply missed.
Betty Ann leaves behind her daughter, Wendie Sammarco, and son, James Harris Jr, both of Littleton, her brother, Russell LeDuke and his wife, Sally of Westford, son-in-law, Glenn Sammarco of Littleton, and two grandchildren, Andrew and Christopher Sammarco. In addition to her husband, Jim, Betty Ann was sadly predeceased by her brother, William LeDuke, Jr.
Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Betty for a period of visitation from 11:30am until 12:30pm on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, in the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King Street, Littleton. Following visitation, a graveside service will be held at 1:00pm at Westlawn Cemetery, 7 New Estate Road, Littleton.
Arrangements under the care of Badger Funeral Home, 347 King St., Littleton MA, 01460 978-486-3709 www.badgerfuneral.com