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Thomas Maxwell Hirschy (January 28th, 2017)
Thomas Maxwell Hirschy, 93, of Parish passed away on Saturday, January 28th, 2017. Thomas was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on September 14th, 1923. Thomas enlisted in the Navy on March 17th, 1943 where he proudly served his country and was honorably discharged on January 19th, 1946. Thomas received a Bachelor’s Degree from Hiram College in Theology and a Master’s Degree from Oswego College in Education.

He married the love of his life, Anita Mae Brockway, on March 25th, 1950. Thomas enjoyed many years working with and educating children as an elementary school teacher in the North Syracuse Central School District. Thomas also passionately served in different capacities, including President and Vice

President, on the Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District Board of Education.

He is survived by his sister Sally Hirschy McMahan and her husband Ross McMahan; his daughter Susan Hirschy Grubbs; nieces and nephews; and granddaughter Camille (Grubbs) Spry and her husband Sean Spry.

A grave side burial service will celebrate Thomas’s life in spring 2017. Special thanks to the staff at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Syracuse, NY and the staff at The Manor at Seneca Hill in Oswego, NY.

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2983 W. Main St.
Parish, NY 13114
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