Werner Hager of Kent, NY, passed away August 21, 2012, at the age of 82.
Mr. Hager was born April 5, 1930, to Erhard and Ella (Genglawske) Hager in New York City. He proudly served his country with the US Navy during the Korean Conflict. In 1956 he married his sweetheart, Abigail Odell of New Rochelle.
Werner spent many years as the operator of a boatyard in City Island. He called New Rochelle home until moving to Lake Carmel in 1985. He is survived by his devoted wife Abby; his children, Robert, William, Donald and Lauren; Robert.s wife Rosa; and grandchildren Caroline and Rachel. His mischievous sense of humor was exceeded only by his outstanding capacity for love.
Visitation will be held Saturday September 1, 2012, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at Cargain Funeral Home, 10 Fowler Ave, Carmel, 10512 845-225-3672. A brief service will follow. Interment will be private.