John R. Harrington

JOHN R. HARRINGTON
11/20/69~2/4/11

John R. Harrington of Ridgefield, WA, passed away on Feb.4, 2011 at the age of 41 from a tragic pedestrian/car accident. He arrived into this world as an 11 pound baby to Judith Campbell Smith and John O. Harrington in Boise, ID on Nov. 20, 1969.

John was active in football and wrestling throughout school. He was also a life long devoted diehard Steelers fan. He enjoyed fishing, the Steelers, camping, the Steelers, wrestling, the Steelers, Democratic politics, going to concerts and was a very hard worker.

He is survived by his beloved boys, Christian and Brendan Harrington of Ridgefield; partner, Carrie Harrington of Ridgefield; mother, Judith Smith of Idaho; father, John Harrington of Idaho; sister, Kim Myers of Idaho; brother, James David Myers of Lake Oswego; sister, Michell Myers of North Dakota; five nieces and nephews; an extensive extended family and numerous friends.

John will be greatly missed but will live on forever through his beautiful children.

A memorial service will be held at Layne's Funeral Home in Battle Ground, WA, on Sat., Feb.19, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. A celebration of life is to follow at Kiwanis Park in Battle Ground, WA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made for John's children Christian and Brendan Harrington at any West Coast Bank.

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Published in The Columbian on Feb. 16, 2011