GREENSBURG, Pa. -- Warren Hazelton, 84, Greensburg, Pa., formerly of the Bennettville Community, died Thursday, March 29, 2001, in Pittsburgh.
He was born Oct. 20, 1916 in Cutler to Lyman and Fay (Sarff) Hazelton. He attended schools in Waukon. He married Ann Simmons on Oct. 24, 1941. He was a veteran of World War II serving as a fighter pilot with the U.S. Army Air Corps. Before his retirement he designed nuclear reactors for Westinghouse and then later served as a consultant for the Nuclear Regulatory Agency. He was a member of the Aitkin American Legion Lee Post No. 86, The Planetary Society, the Leica Historical Society of America, the Antique Gold Collectors Association and the American Society of Metallurgists.
Survivors include three daughters, Candy Jones, Jeannette, Pa., Janice Manson, Myersville, Md., and Victoria Hazelton-Miller, Chiswik, London, England; a brother, Duane Hazelton, Duluth; six grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
His wife died earlier.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Pine Lake Methodist Chapel with Rev. Mark Marston officiating. Burial will be in the Bennettville Cemetery. Military Rites will be conducted by the Aitkin VFW and Legions Posts.
Friends may call one hour prior to services Monday at the chapel.
Arrangements are with the Sorenson-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.
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