SOUTH LIMA – Passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at age 70, at Strong Memorial Hospital with Anne, his beloved wife of 30 years at his side. Gary was born in Media, PA to the late Howard and Katharine Hatton. He is survived by his wife; Anne E. Hatton, his devoted brother; Ken (Sandy) Hatton of PA, his niece; Arlene (Jesse) Garman, his nephew; Randy (Lori) Hatton, his grand-niece; Abigail Garman and his grand-nephew; Luke Hatton.
Gary was a graduate of Penncrest High School. He worked as an instructor for Kodak for 18 years. Gary went on to start his own business, Gary Rich Associates, where he was a consultant for customer services, till his retirement. Gary has a gift of lighting up a room with his cheerfulness and making people laugh and feel good. Gary loved his Annie, family and friends, all things Irish, his Philadelphia Eagles, a fun day, and teaching.
At Gary’s request no formal funeral services will be held. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Thompson Health Foundation, Nursing Education, 350 Parrish Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424 or the Sands Center, 395 West Street, Suite 101, Canandaigua, NY 14424.
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