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