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David Harrington

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David Harrington Obituary
SHERMAN - David F. Harrington, 66, of Sherman, Texas, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his family. A Rosary will be recited at Dannel Funeral Home on Thursday evening, Jan. 24, 2013 at 7 p.m. with Deacon John LeBlanc officiating. Mass of the Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sherman at 10 a.m. on Friday, with the Rev. Antonio Aureus officiating. Interment will follow in the Veteran's section at West Hill Cemetery. Military Honors will be accorded at graveside.

David was born in Niagara Falls, N.Y. on July 22, 1946 to William J. Harrington and Marjorie Cavagnaro Harrington. He graduated from school in Gasport, N.Y. He then entered the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division during the Vietnam War. David received several decorations including the Purple Heart. He married his wife Joan on Jan. 23, 1971 in Lockport, N.Y. They moved to Dallas in1971 and to Sherman in 1991.

Surviving is his wife Joan, son Jason R. Harrington, brothers: William J. Harrington (April), Donald Harrington, Kevin Harrington (Beverly), Kent Harrington, Jeffery Harrington (Barb), Roy Harrington (Heidi), Steve Harrington (Lynn), Andrew Harrington, Nick Harrington, Glen Harrington and sisters Mary Kay Harrington and Christa Williams as well as 17 nieces, nine nephews, 10 great-nephews and 11 great-nieces and the Cavagnaro family of Dallas, Texas.

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Published in The Herald Democrat on Jan. 23, 2013
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