Garrett Thomas Campen (1996 - 2014)

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Garrett Thomas Campen, 18, of Andover, beloved son of Catherine L. (Oliver) Campen and Glenwood B. Campen, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, from injuries received in an automobile accident.

Garrett was born in Manchester on Jan. 3, 1996, and was a lifelong Andover resident. He was in his senior year at RHAM High School where he was involved in athletics, most recently football and indoor track. He was a participant in the RHAM Special Olympics team in unified competitions and a member of the Andover Congregational Church.

With his parents, he is survived by his brother, Benjamin Joseph Campen; his paternal grandfather, Charles D. Oliver Sr. of Hebron; his mother's family, Aunt Sue Oliver of Bolton, Aunt Cindy Lukaszewicz of Lebanon, Uncle Chuck and Aunt Yvonne Oliver of Hebron, and cousins, Stanley, Shawn, Michael, Cody, and Tyler; his father's family, Great Uncle George Sadler in Virginia, Uncle Sherrill Campen Jr. in North Carolina, Uncle Bill and Aunt Brenda Campen in Virginia, Aunt Dot and Uncle Ray Gates of Virginia Beach, Va., and cousins, David and Carol, Darrin and Sayo, Kenny and Yanna, Stefanie, Jason, Gary, Amanda and Nathan, and Raymond. He was predeceased by his grandparents, Mary D. (Sadler) Campen and Sherrill Grey Campen; and his aunt, Bernice Campen.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Feb. 2, at 1:30 p.m. at the Andover Congregational Church, 359 Jonathan Trumbull Highway (Route 6) in Andover. Visiting hours will be held Saturday, Feb. 1, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Savings Institute Bank & Trust (memo: Garrett Campen Memorial Trust), P.O. Box 161, Hebron, CT 06248.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from Jan. 31 to Feb. 4, 2014
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