Harold M. Redington, 75, a resident of Pittston Township, died suddenly Wednesday, March 2, 2011, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township, after being taken ill earlier in his home.
Harold was born in Pittston Township, a son of the late Michael J. and Mary Sterling Redington, and was a graduate of the Pittston Township High School. He served as a private first class with the U.S Army for some time.
He had been a truck driver for Air Delivery, Scranton, for more than 20 years. Prior to his retirement, he had worked in the circulation department for The Times Leader, Pittston, for several years. Harold was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Pittston.
Harold was preceded in death by his wife of more than 42 years, Marlene Hamlin Redington; brothers, Leo and Aloysius Redington; and sister, Mary Haire.
Surviving are a sister, Grace A. Redington, at home; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Monday from the H. Merritt Hughes Funeral Home Inc., 211 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston, with a funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, William Street, Pittston. Interment will be in St. John the Evangelist Cemetery, Pittston. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday.