PITTSFIELD–Hazel McCagg died January 23, 2010. Born in Canaan on February 16, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Elisher and Bertine Rood Benedict.
She attended school in Hartford, Conn., and later cooking school. She was a cook in Connecticut for private families.
She met Harry A. McCagg in 1930 and they married in the New Lebanon Church in 1934. He passed away in 1970.
She is survived by her son, Harry (Lynda) McCagg of Austerlitz; granddaughter, Bonnie Baldwin; grandson Donald (Carol) McCagg; and two great grandchildren.
There will be a calling hour Wednesday January 27 at 10 a.m. at the French, Gifford, Preiter & Blasl funeral home, Chatham. Religious services will follow at the funeral home at 11.
For directions or to send an online condolence visit www.frenchblasd.com