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Donald Edgar Harrington

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“Don was a loyal friend and an outstanding performer at Goodyear. Peggy and family have our deepest sympathy.Mae & Bob Mercer ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Don was a great mentor who taught me to always do what was right and be true to myself. He significantly impacted a whole generation of Goodyear...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Chuck "Sonny" Sage - Hilton Head, SC

“Best boss ever - had style, Also privileged to serve Don,s father in belt sales. I believe all who experienced Don,s management style would benefit...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jim Biggs - jackson, OH

“He was always easy to work with. Everyone enjoyed his company in good times and bad. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Tom Barrett - Naples, FL

“I had the pleasure of working for Don in North Chicago as a "Hose Marketing Dumb Kid", as Don would call us. It was a great experience and a...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Jack Edmund - Houston, TX

“Dear Peggy and Family, So sorry to learn of Don's passing. On behalf of Don's many Goodyear friends all over the world, he will be missed by us all....Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Ned Kendall - Hudson, OH

“Please accept my condolences on your loss. May your memories comfort your heart; and God help your family during this time of sorrow. Isa.41:13 ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Lenoir

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8 of 8 | Posted by: Teruo (Ted) Fujii - Oxford, OH

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Donald was born on January 30, 1931 and passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2016.

Donald was a resident of Put In Bay, Ohio at the time of passing.

Dons early years and education were spent in Chile Panama Cambridge House in Peru and finally high school graduation from Buchtel in Akron OH. He graduated from Miami University in 1952.

He was an Ensign in the U. S. Navy and served 3 tours in 3 years during the war in Korea aboard a Destroyer.

Donald was married to Ruth.

A member of the N.R.O.T.C. Alumni Board of Directors and in 2002 received The Miami University Admiral Souers Award and in 2004 was inducted into the Ohio State Veterans Hall of Fame.A private family service will be held at the Oxford Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Contributions may be made to the Veterans Tribute at Miami University Memorial at 925 E. Chestnut St. Oxford OH 45056.