Charles "TOM" Haskins
DUDLEY - Charles "Tom "Haskins, 79, died peacefully Friday, August 9, 2019 at home with his family at his side including his faithful dog Brady. Charles was born November 14, 1939 in Worcester, MA. He is the son of the late George Erskine Haskins and the late Katherine (McManus) Haskins.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years Judeann (Hetherman) Haskins. A dedicated father to his son: Thomas Haskins of Dudley, Tommy has been a greeter at Oxford Walmart for 25 years. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.
He attended schools in Gilbertville and Hardwick. In 1962 he joined in the Army and was enrolled in Paratrooper school, injured during a jump, he was transferred to Florida during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was employed by the T&G for 40 years as a Compositor retiring in 1995.
A memorial service will be held 1:00 pm on Saturday, August 17 at Bartel Funeral Home, 33 Schofield Avenue, Dudley. Calling hours will be Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1 PM at the Funeral Home. The Webster-Dudley Veteran council will have Military Honors. A Mass will be offered on Sept. 17 at 7 pm at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 24 Dudley Hill Rd., Dudley. Please omit flowers, memorials may be made to St. Vincent Cancer & Wellness Center, 1 Eaton Place, Worcester, Ma 01608 Att. Dr.James Rooney. www.bartelfuneralhome.com
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Published by Worcester Telegram & Gazette from Aug. 12 to Aug. 14, 2019.