Lendal S. Carrington, age 73, of Hamden, passed away Thursday evening, December 31, 2015 at the Edgewood Manor in Wellston. She was born March 2, 1942 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Zora Tackett and Elizabeth “Libby” Hutchinson Tackett.
Lendal was a 1960 graduate of Mercerville High School. She was a loving homemaker, who enjoyed going fishing with her husband. Lendal was a former employee of the U.S. Postal Service, where she was employed as a substitute rural mail carrier for both Hamden and Wellston.
She is survived by her husband of over 50 years, Elwood D. Carrington; son, Cary Carrington of Hamden; step-son, Steven Carrington of Jackson, and grandchildren, Cory, Carmen, Connor and Cosmo.
In keeping with Lendal’s wishes, there will be no services and her body was cremated. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions be given to the American Lung Association, 4050 Executive Park Drive, Suite 402, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 or the American Heart Association, 5455 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43214.
Arrangements are by the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.mcwilliams-funeralhome.com