July 1, 2014

Michael R. Hauf

November 30, 1959 - June 26, 2014


---- — SARANAC — Michael R. Hauf, 54, of Saranac, passed away unexpectedly Thursday June 26, 2014 in Malta, N.Y. Michael was born November 30, 1959 to Roland and Mary (Rozonewski) Hauf of Clifton Park.

Michael graduated from Ichabod Crane High School in 1977 He went on to join the Union Sheet Metal Local #83 where he worked the last 34 years. Michael was an avid outdoorsmen enjoying all the hunting and camping he could do. His real passion was providing for his "beautiful girls" he prematurely leaves his loving wife, Raquel (Monahan) Hauf and the pride and joy Katie Michelle Hauf. Together they owned a beautiful camp in South Colten.

A loving father, husband, son, brother and friend, Michael will be sorely missed by his mother, Mary (Hauf) VanDerVeer; a brother and sister-in-law, Stephen and Renee Hauf; a step mother, Sandra Hauf; a step brother, Mark and his wife Wendy Smith; several aunts, uncles, cousins and in-laws.

He was predeceased by his father, Roland Hauf; and a step brother, Matt Smith.

Calling hours will be from 12 noon to 3 pm Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the Thwaits-Zaumetzer Funeral Home with a funeral service at 3 pm at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Au Sable Forks. A reception will follow at 4th Ward in Plattsburgh, NY.

Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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