James R. Harrington
James R. Harrington, Jr.
PAWTUCKET James R. Harrington, Jr., 73, passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2010. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia A. (Mulligan) Harrington. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, he was a son of the late James R. Harrington, Sr. and M. Elizabeth (McDonough) Harrington.
Jim was a 1955 graduate of St. Raphael Academy. He served in the Rhode Island Air National Guard for 35 years obtaining the rank of Senior Master Sergeant, SPNCOIC before retiring. Jim was a driver for Law Trucking, Roger Williams Foods, McCaughey Standard/BFI and Flagship Trailways. He was a life member of the Elks Lodge No. 920. He leaves his son, James R. Harrington, III and two grandsons, Connor J. and Spencer L. Harrington all of Attleboro; a brother, John F. Jack and his wife Jane (Houlihan) Harrington of Pawtucket and four nephews. His funeral with Military Honors will be held Saturday at 8:30 a.m. from WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, 133 North Main St., Attleboro. Interment will follow at Mt. St. Mary Cemetery, Pawtucket. VISITATION will be Friday 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to St. Raphael Academy, 123 Walcott St., Pawtucket, RI 02860 would be appreciated. www.TrippFuneralHome