Dennis L. Harrington, Sr. 63 of Fremont, Ohio and formerly of Pioneer passed away at his home Thursday evening surrounded by his family.
He was born January 7, 1951 in Bryan, Ohio to Luther and Audrey (Rosendaul) Harrington. After graduating from North Central High School in 1969, Dennis joined the United States Navy. On June 13, 1970, Dennis married Susan V. Malone and she survives.
Dennis was an over-the-road truck driver for Meyers Brothers Trucking in Pioneer. He had formerly worked for Sauder Woodworking in Archold. He was a member of the Williams County Mounted Deputies as well as the Williams County Saddle Club. He had attended the Fremont Baptist Temple in Fremont, Ohio.
In addition to his wife Susan, Dennis is survived by two sons: Dennis (Michelle) Harrington, Jr. of Pioneer, Brian (Donya) Harrington of Montpelier, one daughter: Tori (Mike) Conklin of Clyde, Ohio; one sister: Millie Coler of Pioneer, two brothers: Michael (Angie) Harrington of Bryan and John Harrington of Edon; four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Also surviving are two furry daughters: Molly and Gracie Belle.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister: Tracy Harrington.
Visitation for Dennis will be Monday March 24th from 2:00 until 6:00 P.M. at the Thompson Funeral Home in Pioneer, Ohio. A memorial service will be Tuesday at 2:00 P.M. at Lake View United Brethren Church at Merry Lake, Michigan with Reverend Stephen E. Smith to officiate. Military rites will be conducted by the Pioneer Veterans. Donations in Dennis’ name may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses or Heartland Hospice in Fremont, Ohio. Condolences may be made online at thethompsonfuneralhome.com.
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