Obit: Hazen ACKLES, b. Parsboro, NS
Hazen ACKLES, 83, Waltham: Hazen M. Ackles, owner and president of Ackles Steel Co. of Waltham, died Saturday in Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton. He was the widower of Constance (Phillips) Ackles.
Born in Parsboro, Nova Scotia, he had previously resided in Weston. He had attended Brigham Young University.
Mr. Ackles was a member of the Waltham Rotary Club and the Waltham Jaycees. He was a Navy veteran of World War II, an avid Red Sox and Patriots fan, and had enjoyed traveling.
He is survived by his children, Jane Moretti of Wrentham, William Ackles of Salem, NH, and Susan Alimi of Fryeburg, Maine; a brother William Ackles of Belmont; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and a companion, Susan Carter of Waltham.
He was the brother of the late Clayton Ackles, Muriel Wolcott, and Irene Young.
A funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday from the Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main St., Route 20, followed by a funeral service at 10 in the First Baptist Church, 400 Lexington St. Burial will take place in the Linwood Cemetery, Weston.
Source: The Sun Chronicle, Attleboro - N. Attleboro, Mass,Monday, March 1, 2004 Page B-4