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James A. Harrington II

January 23, 1945 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 72)

James A Harrington II, 72, of East Hampton and formerly of Hebron and Amston, beloved husband of Sandra (Sawyer) Harrington died peacefully on Tuesday January 9th at Portland Care and Rehab. Born Jan. 23, 1945 in Syracuse, NY,  he was the son of the late James and Doris (Gilbraith) Harrington. Jim and his wife Sandra lived in Amston where they raised their children. Jim had been a Little League Baseball coach in Hebron for many years. He had worked in retail sales for most of his life having worked at Sounds Great, Bernie’s and other retailers before working for Allstate Insurance. Jim was a communicant of St. Patrick Church in East Hampton and was an active member of the Knights of Columbus. Jim enjoyed brewing his own beer, fishing, and especially spending time with his grandchildren. Besides his wife he is survived by his three sons James A. Harrington III and his wife Lucinda of East Hampton, Scott Harrington and his wife Kristy of Colchester, and Patrick Harrington of VT, a brother David Harrington of NC, two sisters Joyce Nash and Jacqueline Evans of NC, his ten grandchildren Zac, Riley, Michaela, Caden, Shelby, Mackensie, Zenaveve, Bella, Zephyn, and Zayer. He was expecting his first great grandchild shortly. A Funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Saturday Jan. 13th at 11:00AM in St. Patrick Church in East Hampton. Burial will be in the spring in St. Patrick Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the  American Kidney Fund at or American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852. To leave online condolences please visit

 Service Information

Funeral Liturgy
January 13, 2018

11:00 AM
St. Patrick Church
West High St
East Hampton, CT 06424

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