Harriet E. Wegman
unknown - May 30, 2012
Harriet E. Wegman, of Marcellus, died peacefully at home on May 30, 2012. Born in Rochester, Sept. 18, 1920, she was the daughter of John and Marie Walton and the granddaughter of Frank Walton, the fourth mayor of Lake Placid, New York.
She graduated from St. Augustine's Grammar School, Nazareth Academy High School and Nazareth College in Rochester. On Aug. 29, 1942 she married Gerard Wegman, the love of her life and with whom she had seven children. Harriet moved back to Lake Placid in 1960 where she was active on the school boards of both St. Agnes School in Lake Placid and St. Pius X High School in Saranac Lake. In 1972 she and her husband Gerard moved to Marcellus, where they were communicants at St. Francis Xavier Church and where she taught CCD for over a decade. She also volunteered for Right to Life for many years.