Carl Harrington

Sept. 9, 1965 – June 23, 2021

Carl Lee Harrington, 55, of Sweet Home, died June 23, 2021.

He was born Sept. 9, 1965 in Decatur, Ill. to Charles Lenard and Molinda Rosella (Evans) Harrington. 

He served in the United States National Guard in 1983. 

Mr. Harrington lived in Clinton, Decatur and Chestnut, Ill. before moving to Sweet Home in 1981 with his parents and five siblings. 

He worked for U and D Trucking and Nursery, which was his second family. 

Mr. Harrington loved gardening, landscaping and hunting mushrooms. He enjoyed hanging out with his cat Buddy and the family. 

He was kind, generous and he loved all he met.

Mr. Harrington is survived by his mother, Molinda Harrington of Sweet Home; brothers Harold Harrington of Sweet Home, and Jamie Harrington of Lebanon; sisters Tina Goss, Tabatha Harrington and Amy Harrington, all of Sweet Home; 24 nieces and nephews around Oregon; and several cousins from Oregon, Montana, Michigan and Illinois. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Harrington; step-mother Phyllis Harrington; his grandparents; uncle Ted Evans; and several aunts and uncles. 

Donations and cards can be mailed to 1131 2nd Ave., Sweet Home, OR 97386.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.