Thomas Hazelton

Thomas Francis Hazelton

1945 - 2019

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Mr. Thomas Francis Hazelton a lifetime resident of Port Jervis, NY died Sunday, July 21, 2019 at New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY.  He was 73.

He was born July 28, 1945 in Port Jervis, NY the son of the late Francis Hazelton and the late Carrie M. Aber Hazelton Buchanan.

Tom was a 1963 Graduate of Port Jervis High School and went on to earn a Bachelor's Degree from N.Y.U. graduating in 1969.  Tom worked a Substitute Teacher at the Port Jervis School District where he also coached Port Jervis Varsity Boys Tennis and the Indoor Track Team. 

He was the Manager from 1976-1999 in the family business, Buchanan’s Office Supplies on Front Street in Port Jervis with his mother, Carrie Buchanan.

Surviving are:

Brother:           Leonard Cooper & his wife Sharon                Matamoras, PA

Sister:              Barbara Jean Sutton & her husband Bill        Port Jervis, NY

Sister:              Joyce M. Freund & her husband Ed               Sun City West, AZ

Also several nieces and nephews

Tom was predeceased by his mother, Carrie Hazelton Buchanan, his father Francis Hazelton and his step father, Charles Buchanan.

There will be no visitation and funeral services will be private with a burial in Pine Hill Cemetery, Sparrow Bush, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society Of Port Jervis/Deerpark, Inc., 202 Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY  12771 845.856.5191  For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit