In Wallingford, January 27, 2004, Russell Charles Hintz of 65 Masonic Ave., formerly of Hamden, husband of the late Ebba Berg Hintz. Born in New Haven, April 4, 1914, he was the son of the late Ernest F. and Mary Usinger Hintz. A veteran of W.W. II, he served with Co. C, 289th Infantry Div. of the U.S. Army. After his discharge, Russ attended Stone Busines School and became a Store Manager for A & P, retiring after 40 years. He was a member of Hiram Lodge # 1, A.F. & A.M., Scottish Rite and Pyramid Temple Shriners, where he participated in the Drum and Bugle Corp. In later years, he move to the Johnson Apartments on the Masonicare Campus in Wallingford. He is survived by his; son, Russell B. Hintz and his wife Susan of Milford, daughters, Nancy H. Moore and her husband Robert of Prospect and Linda H. Gancarz and her husband Walter of Cheshire, a brother, Lester E. Hintz of Wallingford, grandchildren; Jason, Christopher and Jared Moore, Eric and Adam Hintz, Jaclyn, April, and Tiffany Gancarz., and 7 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers; Elmer and Irving Hintz and a sister, Miriam Hintz. Friends may call at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN on Thursday, Jan. 29th from 4 - 8 P.M. Interment will be private for the family. It is suggested that contributions be sent to the Shriner's Hospital for Chldren, 516 Carew St., Springfield, MA 01104.

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  1. Dear Nancy and Family. Mom discontinued the paper so we were not aware of your dad\’s passing until this weekend. Please accept our deepest sympathy Mom passed this Wednesday and after I viewed her obit on the website, I thought I should see if your dad\’s was here also. We will keep you in our prayers. Fondly, Irene

  2. Nancy and family, Sandy & I send our sincerest condolences on the loss of your Dad. I have lots of fond memories of him at SVS and on Woodcrest Drive. He was a great guy, and I know you\’ll miss him very much.

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