Deborah Gilbreth Harrison passed away peacefully at age 64 after a brief illness at a her new home in Islamorada, Florida on April 12, 2018. She was the wife of the late David M. Harrison (June 23, 2011) and previously lived over 20 years in Harwich on Cape Cod, MA.
Debbie was born on January 25, 1954; the daughter of the late John M. Gilbreth and Dorothy Girvan Gilbreth. She was the granddaughter of the Frank B. Gilbreth and Lillian M. Gilbreth, pioneers in scientific management and time and motion studies.
Debbie grew up in Montclair, NJ and summered and later lived in Nantucket, MA.
Her fondest memories were racing sailboats and working at the Nantucket Shipyard.
There will be no service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Family Pantry of Cape Cod, 133 Queen Ann Road, Harwich, MA. 02645