Lowell Gustav Harrington Jr.

Lowell Gustav Harrington Jr.

Lowell Gustav Harrington Jr.

Lowell Gustav Harrington Jr., age 75, of Friendship, Wisconsin died Friday, July 16, 2021 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Private family services are planned for a later date. Interment will be at St. Leo Catholic Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin.

Lowell was born March 6, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois to Lowell Gustav and Myrtle (Wieczorek) Harrington. He graduated Wheaton Central High School 1965. Lowell married Judith Lillian Bromley on January 22, 1966 in Wheaton, IL. He worked in construction from 1966-1996 and later as a job coach for disabled from 2017-2021. During his life, Lowell lived in Illinois, Michigan and spent his last years in Wisconsin.

Lowell enjoyed spending time with his family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, fishing, roller skating, construction-building, Tequila Sunrises and driving his classic cars. He also was a foster parent for many years.

Lowell was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, it’s Choir, and the Knights of Columbus for many years.

Memorials may be directed in Lowell’s memory to: Harrington Family, 2104 Sauk St, Friendship, WI 53934.

Lowell was preceded in death by his father, Lowell G. Harrington.

Wife: Judith L. Harrington of Friendship, WI
Sister: Judy (Rich) Merrill
Mother: Myrtle F. Harrington
Son: Lowell G. (Nichole) Harrington III
Daughter: Wendy (John) Golden
Nephew: Joey (Jessica) Merrill
Grandchildren- Heather H., Bradley C., Courtney H., Tyler C. Dalton H., Dylan C., Kelsi C., Tabitha H.
Great-Grandchildren: Annabelle, Chloe, Kinley, Brantley, Sophie, Bennett, Ella
And many friends.

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  1. Bethany Sarnwick says:

    So much love and light sent to you, Judy! God Bless!

  2. Sheila Flahive says:

    Judy, Myrtle and family, I am sorry to hear about Butch, he was a wonderful man. My prayers 🙏❤go out to all of you

  3. Thomas Croke says:

    Butch, I remember you as a caring parent for so many foster children. Thank you! There is a special place in the afterlife for you!

  4. Deanna says:

    So sorry for your loss,he was such a sweet person.

  5. Samantha rake says:

    I am so sorry to hear this! He was always the sweetest man with a smile and a kiss for me. Prayers to you all. Xoxo

  6. Judith Bieri says:

    Harrington Family;
    So sorry to read about Butch’s passing, always a friendly guy when we saw him in church, God Bless.

  7. Jim Taylor says:

    So sorry to hear about this , my prayers go out to the family , was a pleasure to get to know him when camping , may he rest in peace !

  8. Linda genson says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss butch was a great man sending prayer for you and family love as

  9. Debbie sipla ohara says:

    So sorry for your loss my deepest condolences bj and wendy and Judy and heather

  10. Alexis Hudson says:

    So sorry for your family’s loss

  11. Penny Sellhausen says:

    Sorry for your families loss.

  12. Janet salmi says:

    So sorry for your loss sending hugs and prayers.We always enjoyed our visits and many holidays with you all.Rest in peace Butch

  13. Jodi Lecy Helgeson and Jim Grabarski says:

    Judy and family,
    I’m so sorry to hear of Lowell’s passing. I always enjoyed our little visits and you both have always been so supportive of community activities over the years.
    Our sympathy to you all