John Francis Carrington1

M, b. 4 August 1940, d. 27 September 2014
John Carrington
FatherJohn Francis Carrington2 b. 21 Aug 1912, d. 9 May 2001
MotherHazel Cook3 b. 5 Mar 1911, d. 22 Oct 1999
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
     John Francis Carrington also went by the name of Jack.4
     Jack graduated from Sacred Heart High School at Waterbury, Connecticut, in 19595 and was educated at Concord College, Athens, West Virginia.6
     He served in the Army National Guard while prusuing a career in human resources and labor relations.7
     Jack worked at Scovill Manufacturing Company, Century Brass, Hubbell, and Cooper Industries. He lived and worked in Connecticut until 1991, when he then accepted a transfer to Brunswick, Maine to work as the human resource manager for Cooper Industries' Arrow Hart Division.8
     During retirement, Jack spent 8 years working at L.L. Bean's flagship store in Freeport, Maine, where he enjoyed meeting and talking with visitors from all corners of the world.9
     Jack was an all-star basketball player throughout high school and participated in local leagues as a young adult. He enjoyed other sports throughout his lfe, especially golf and baseball. He was a proud fan of the Boston Red Sox.10
     Jack died on 27 September 2014 at Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, at age 74.11 He was buried on 1 November 2014 at East Morris Cemetery, Morris, Connecticut.12

Citations

  1. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B.
  2. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows John 'Jack' Carrington, son of the late John Carrington.
  3. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows John 'Jack' Carrington, son of the late Hazel Cook Carrington.
  4. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows John 'Jack' Carrington.
  5. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that John graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Waterbury, Conn. in 1959.
  6. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that he attended Concord College in Athen, West Virginia.
  7. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that he served in the Army National Guard while pursuing a career in human resources and labor relations.
  8. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that he worked in various places in Connecticut and then transferred to Brunswick, Maine in 1991.
  9. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that during his retirement years, he worked for L.L. Bean's flagship store in Freeport, Maine.
  10. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that he was an all star basketball player in high school and discusses his other athletic interests.
  11. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that he died Sept. 27, 2014 at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine.
  12. [S1385] The Waterbury Republican-American, October 1, 2014, Page 6B, shows that interment will be on Nov. 1, 2014 at East Morris Cemetery in Morris, Conn.