John S. Harrington - age 70, of North Mountain Road, died July 2, 2021 at the V A Maine Healthcare System at Togus, Maine after an extended illness.
He was born in Portland, ME on April 1, 1951 the son of Claude L. Harrington and Wilma L. (Ham) Harrington.
John was a graduate of Portland High School.
He served honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Kieve Wavus Education for several years.
John was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post of Augusta and the American Legion Post #4 of Gardiner.
Surviving is his wife, Ellen Mari (Tracy) Harrington of Jefferson, ME; his daughter, Melissa Chason of Saco, ME; two brothers: Daniel Harrington of South Portland, ME and Claude Harrington, Jr.; two sisters: Peggy Wilson of Gorham, ME and Tammy Harrington of Portland, ME; five grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
There are no planned visiting hours. Burial, with military honors, will be 1:00 PM on Monday July 19, 2021 at Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 163 Mt. Vernon Road, Augusta, ME.
Memorial donations may be made to: Department of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Services, Fisher House, 1 VA Center, Augusta, ME 04330.
Arrangements were entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.