February 8, 2013

Hazel M. Crary


---- — PLATTSBURGH — Hazel M. Crary, 87, of Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at Fletcher Allen Healthcare Facility. She was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y. on May 2, 1925, the daughter of Howard Harris and Verlia (Baldwin) Harris. Hazel worked at SUNY Plattsburgh for 51 years.

Hazel is survived by her son, Howard Crary of West Palm Beach Fla.; her daughters, Cheryl Dickerson and her husband William III of Danville, Va., Crystal Straigis and her husband Edward of Broken Arrow, Okla.; two brothers, Donald Harris of Plattsburgh, Robert Jock and his wife Charlotte of Morrisonville; two sisters, Marjorie Jock of Plattsburgh, and Sandra Farbotko of West Chazy; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Hazel is predeceased by her parents and her stepfather, George Jock.

At Hazel's request, there will be no public calling hours or services. Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St. Plattsburgh, NY, 12901. (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at