Harrington, Marilyn G., Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt passed away Friday, June 11, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare - Cooper Campus. Age 78 years. Daughter of the late Herbert and Helen (Willet) Kenny, Marilyn was born July 29, 1931 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She married Harold M. Harrington on September 6, 1952. He predeceased her December 26, 1997. Marilyn graduated from the Mercy School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse. She enjoyed a long and dedicated career in nursing at University of Michigan Hospital, St. Mary’s Hospital and Valley OB/ GYN CLINIC. Marilyn was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. She was a volunteer at St. Mary’s Hospital and enjoyed knitting, playing Bridge and reading. Surviving are three daughters, one son and their spouses, Mary and Michael Hendon, Thomas and Linda Harrington, Ruth and Dan Callahan, Ann and Michael Davis; seven grandchildren, Pat (Jackie) Doyle, Tim Doyle, Nathan and Jack Harrington, Chris and Catherine Callahan, Bryce Davis; three sisters, Helen (Richard) Seeling, Muriel (William) Eagan, Mari Craft; a sister-in-law, Janet Kenny; many nieces and nephews. Marilyn was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Kenny and brother-in-law, James Craft. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Monday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the East Side Soup Kitchen. www.snowfuneralhome.net