Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Garry Goheen Harrington

Male 1940 - 2004  (63 years)

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  • Name Garry Goheen Harrington 
    Born 28 May 1940 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-386222 
    Died 6 Apr 2004  Florida, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I386222  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Family Marilyn Frances Puillips,   b. 24 Jul 1942,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Jun 1962 
     1. Garry Shawn "Shawn" Harrington,   b. 7 Sep 1965,   d. 27 Jan 2012, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F261674  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

      1940-2004. Passed away suddenly. in Florida.,Tuesday, April 6, 2005, in his 64th year. Beloved husband and best friend to Marilyn (Phillips), whom he married on June 23rd, 1962. Loved dad, friend and mentor to Glenn and his wife Karen of Canton, Michigan, and Shawn and his wife Sandi of St. Agatha. Best grandpa to Rachael and Ashley Harrington of Canton, Michigan, Tyler and Bradley Harrington of Guelph and Matthew and Rebecca Harrington of St. Agatha. Predeceased by his mother, Jean (1990) and his granddaughter, Madison (1996). Survived by his father, Gerald Harrington of Trenton: sister and brother-in-law, Ann and Don Wannamaker of Ottawa; brother and sister-in-law, Wayne and Joan Harrington of Brampton and brother and sister-in-law, Lyn and Yvonne Harrington of Stirling. Nephew of Verna Harrington of Ottawa. Also survived by his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Frank and Marion Phillips, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Fred and Gail Phillips, all of Frankford and brother-in-law, Don Phillips of Belleville. Also survived by his nieces and nephews. Garry was President of Cambridge Truck and Trailer Ltd., starting the business in 1972 and making many friends in the transportation industry. Garry and Marilyn are thirty year members of the Twin Seas Caravan Club and were to be the 2004, Ontario Provincial Directors. They are also members of the Family Motor Coach Association and the Newmar Kountry Klub. They travelled many miles in their motorhome, caravaning with their friends and had just returned from a two month tour of the Western United States and Mexico. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and the Waterloo County Shrine Club. Garry was a great husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, son-in-law and brother-in-law, but most of all he was our friend and we shall miss him so much. Friends are invited to share their memories of Garry with his family during visitation at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home on Sunday, April 11, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday, April 12, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Garry's life will be held at the St. Agatha RC Church on Tuesday, April 13, at 2 p.m. A private family graveside service will be held on Wednesday.

      The Record Newspaper 10 Apr 2004 pg B7

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 2004 - Florida, USA. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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