HARRINGTON,DanielJ. Of Norwood. Retired Boston Police Officer and Former Chief of the Capital Police died on May 11, 2013 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of the late Nancy I. (Flynn) Harrington. Devoted father of Sarah A. O'Leary and her husband John of Belmont and Michael R. Harrington and his wife Lauraine of CA. Loving brother of Rose Langley of Florida and the late Dorothy Mullis, Raymond Harrington, Bernard Harrington, Jeremiah Harrington and Arthur Harrington . Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Molly Rose, Victoria, Olivia and Daniel. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Son of the Late Jeremiah and Christine (Hartnett) Harrington. Daniel was Former Commissioner of the Civil Service Commission, the Alcohol Beverage Control and Trustee for the Norfolk County Agricultural School. He also was the Recipient of the Trooper George L. Hanna Memorial Award for Bravery which is the Highest Law Enforcement award Given in Massachusetts. Also received the Schroeder Brothers Memorial Medal from the Boston Police Dept. Funeral from the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, 1248 Washington St., NORWOOD, Wednesday at 9am., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10am in St. Timothy's Church Norwood. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday from 4-8pm. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery, Norwood. US Air Force Korean Conflict Veteran. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to St. Jude Children's Hospital Research, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. www.stjude.org www.kraw-kornackfuneralhome.com 781-762-0482

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Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home
1248 Washington Street Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 762-0482
Published in The Boston Globe on May 13, 2013