Barbara Frances Carrington

Lebanon, NH – Barbara Frances Carrington, 88, passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. She was born in Fitchburg, MA to the late William & Mary (St. John) McKearin on August 19, 1925. Barbara graduated from St. Bernard High School in Fitchburg. She enjoyed traveling and the company of her family. Barbara was a communicant at Sacred Heart Church. She had a wonderful sense of humor and will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her. She was predeceased by her husband William A. Carrington in 2005.

She was the loving mother of William E. Carrington and his wife Peggy of Falls Church, VA; Susan A. Snide and her husband William of Lebanon, NH. She also leaves behind three grandchildren: Michael Carrington, Jason Snide and Jennifer Snide; and two great-grandchildren, Addelyn and Brynlee Snide. She is also survived by her sister Constance Doerfler of Northhampton, MA.

Family and friends were invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon, NH on Monday, August 11, 2014. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at the Sacred Heart Church in Lebanon, NH. Burial took place in the St. Bernard Cemetery in Fitchburg, MA.

An online guest book is available by visiting Should one choose, memorial donations can be made to: Upper Valley Humane Society, 300 Old Rt. 10, Enfield, NH 03784 or St. Jude Children’s Hospital Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.