Stephen D. Hetzler, 77, Chaumont

CHAUMONT, NY — Stephen D. Hetzler, 77, Chaumont, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020, at the Hospice of Jefferson County.

Calling hours will be 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, at the T.R. Jetty Funeral Home in Clayton. Burial will be held in South Carolina.

Born March 27, 1943, in Rochester, N.Y., the son Herman and Roseman Coutts Hetzler, he graduated from Rochester schools.

He entered the United States Army of August 1963 and was honorably discharged in August 1966.

In February 1965, he married the former Eileen Swartz.

Stephen worked as a dispatcher, running an assembly line, at Lockheed Martin, in Planfield, N.J., retiring in 1986.

He enjoyed fixing all kinds of things, including electronics and mechanical devices.

Surviving besides his wife Eileen, are two sons and their wives, Michael (Christina) of Utica, Michigan, and Christopher (Theresa) of Summerville, South Carolina; two granddaughters; 6 brothers and sisters, all from Rochester; nieces and nephews.

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