Claude E. Harrington, Jr. age 81 of Cedar Springs, died Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Heather Hills Retirement Home with his wife and family by his side. Claude was born May 30, 1931 in Belding, Michigan the son of Claude and Mildred (Sydow) Harrington, Sr. He served a six year apprenticeship and became a photo engraver working for Central Engraving in Grand Rapids. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and walking outdoors. Following retirement he and his wife enjoyed traveling from Florida to California. Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Vadalia; children, Carol (Steve) Boots, Nancy Christensen, Thomas Harrington, Sr., Sharon Williams; 13 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; brothers, James (Ellen) Harrington, Ronald (June) Harrington. The family received friends Monday at the Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs. The funeral was held Tuesday at Plainfield Christian Church. Pastor Bruce Wilson officiating. Private interment Solon Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Plainfield Christian Church.
Arrangements by Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs