William Carrington

May 7, 1950 ~ March 1, 2022 (age 71)



William Manuel Carrington, 71, born in Chicago on May 7, 1950, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.  He was a retired pressman for the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times and Private First Class Vietnam veteran.


William is predeceased by Alexander Carrington (Father), Mary Gonzalez (Mother), Juan Gonzalez (Stepfather), Jaime Gutierrez and George and John Gonzalez (Brothers), Judy and Laura Gonzalez (Sisters), Willie Carrington (Son).  He is survived by Mario, Edward, and Benjamin Gonzalez (Brothers), Mirella Gonzalez (Sister), Evonne Waltz (Daughter), Cuauhtémoc Carrington (Son), Joseph Waltz and Alexander Carrington (Grandsons).


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are encouraged and can be made in William’s name to the Wounded Warrior Project:

Military honors to take place around 7pm.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of William, please visit our floral store.


March 10, 2022

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Christian Funeral Home
3100 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60618

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