Surrounded by her loving family, Nancy L. Harrington, 74, died Tuesday at her residence. She was born in Ishpeming, Michigan, November 7, 1944, daughter of the late Carl and Irene (Nee: Adamini) Johnson.
On October 2, 1965, Nancy married Marion “Harry” S. Harrington Jr. She was employed by All Saints Medical Center for eight years and at Becker Shoop for seventeen years, retiring in 2000. Nancy was a longtime member of St. Edward Catholic Church. She was a wonderful caregiver throughout her life who also enjoyed playing cards with friends, family night every Thursday night, gambling trips, and was a good delegator. More than anything, Nancy devoted and loved spending time with her family.
She will be dearly missed by her loving husband of fifty-three years, Harry; her children, Mike (Penny) Harrington, Ginny Harrington; her six grandchildren, Kyle, Anthony, Taylor, Miranda, Dana, Kevin; her six great-grandchildren, Savannah, Alex, Athena, Cade, Kye, and Ayden; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Gerald LaParch and her grandson, Michael Rieckhoff.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, 11 a.m. at St. Edward Catholic Church, 1401 Grove Avenue. Interment will follow at the Southern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home, 803 Main Street, on Tuesday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and Wednesday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of Mass at 11 a.m.
Please send condolences to Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home.
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