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Kenneth R. Harrington
  • Schenectady City Mission
    425 Hamilton Street
    Schenectady, NY 12305

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“Ann, so sorry I couldn't make the service, hope you are doing as well as can be expected. Uncle Kenny and your mom were always so good to us, and...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Glenn - Boston, MA - nephew

“WILL BE MISSED BY ALL,MY SINSERE CONDOLENCE AND SYMPATHY EXTENDED TO THE ENTIRE FAMILY,ESPICALLY ANN. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: THANI HARRIPERSAUD - SCHENECTADY, NY

“Dear Ann and family I am so sorry to read of your Dads passing.He was a great man an caregiver to your mom.I am not sure if you remember me but I...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Clifford - Rotterdam, NY

“Ann, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Mr.Harrington was a kind and loving person. He was my friend and a part of my family....Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Sharda Ramkissoon - Schenectady, NY

“Kenny will be greatly missed at the lanes. I know I speak for many fellow bowlers when I say "he was a good guy to bowl with". My thoughts and...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Lori Jones - Niskayuna, NY

“Kenny was a very caring man. He always had a joke for the guys in the "Loop". When he got his "Hole in One" at Stadium he brought each of us a little...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dick Moran - Scotia, NY - Friend

“Dear Ann and family, I am so terribly sorry for your loss. I know how difficult this has been and hopefully knowing that he is finally at peace...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Theresa Sitcer - NY - friend

“Ann & Family, I am so sorry to hear of your dads passing. I have many fond memories of him as I was growing up next door to you. I would also spend...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Pat Clark Nicholas - Rotterdam, NY

“Oh Ann; I am so so sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. --Peggy Boughton ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Peg Boughton - Schenectady, NY


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Kenneth R. Harrington, 89, of Schenectady, passed away peacefully at Ellis Hospital on Monday, January 26, 2015 with family by his side.

Born in Schenectady, Kenneth was the son of the late Arthur and Minnie (Schaffer) Harrington.

A graduate of Mont Pleasant High School and a US Navy World War II veteran, Kenneth worked as a wood pattern maker at the General Electric Co. for 22 years before his retirement in 1984. He served on the Supervisor's Committee for Pattern Makers and Foundry for 18 years and had served as president and treasurer of the Pattern Makers Association.

An avid fisherman, golfer and bowler, Kenneth loved golfing at Stadium Golf Course where he made a hole in one. He also bowled several perfect games in his bowling leagues over the years.

Kenneth was predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth A. (Weber) Harrington, as well as his brother, Robert Harrington and his sister, Beverley Craig.

Survivors include his daughter Ann E. McCauley (Jim) of Galway, grandchildren, Jennifer Carusone (Craig Spoth), Maria Oakden (Robert) and Joseph Carusone, and great grandchildren, Noah, Maxwell, Emma, Bentley, Devon and Tyler.

A prayer service will be held on Friday, January 30th at 9am at Bond Funeral Home, 1614 Guilderland Ave., Schenectady, followed at 10am at St. Ambrose Church, 347 Old Loudon Rd., Latham, where at Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. A visitation will take place on Thursday evening, January 29th from 6-8pm at the funeral home. Interment will military honors will be at Memory's Gardens, Colonie.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kenneth's memory can be made to the Schenectady City Mission, 425 Hamilton St., Schenectady, NY 12305.