Welcome to the
memorial page for
Rev. David N. Harrington
July 28, 1961
~ September 2, 2019
It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of the Pastor of Good Hope Baptist Church of Asbury Park, NJ, The Reverend David "Dave" Neely Harrington, 58, of Neptune, NJ who journeyed to his heavenly home on September 2, 2019.
David was born in Red Bank, NJ to the late Wilhelmina Neely Harrington and Thomas Harrington and was raised in Atlantic Highlands, NJ. David was a 1979 Basketball Hall of Fame graduate from Middletown South High School in Middletown, NJ.
He matriculated to Delaware State College (now known as Delaware State University) in Dover, DE, where he was a member of the Division I Men's Athletic Basketball Team and a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and a Master of Divinity Degree from New Brunswick Theological Seminary. Rev. Harrington also faithfully served as the Jersey Shore Chaplain of Pastoral Care at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.
Rev. Harrington leaves to cherish his memory a loving, devoted and faithful wife of 31 years, Cecelia McCain Harrington; two beautiful children, Ivy and Seth Harrington, one sister Kelly Harrington-Cosby all of Neptune, NJ and a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws, church family members and friends.