Nancy A. Harrop, 74, New Bedford

Nancy A. (Harmon) Harrop, 74, of New Bedford, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She was the wife of Robert A. Harrop.
The daughter of the late Walter L. and Hannah Y. (Manchester) Harmon, Mrs. Harrop was born and raised in Little Compton before to moving to New Bedford. Prior to her retirement, she worked as a housekeeper for St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. Mrs. Harrop enjoyed working in her yard, spending time with her family and will be remembered as a kind-hearted soul.
Survivors besides her loving husband include her daughter, Holly L. DeMello of New Bedford; her sister, Joan D. Tripp of Little Compton; her grandson, Zachary M. DeMello; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, Westport.
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