Werner Hauck, 67, of 533 Morrison St., Watertown, passed December 8, 2012 at his home.

A graveside service with military honors will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13th at Calvary Cemetery.

Born on September 27, 1945 in Leipzig, Germany, son of Kellner W. and Christina G. Reinhardt Hauck, he graduated from high school in Germany.

Following school he and his family moved to Flushing, NY.  He entered the U.S. Army on  January 28, 1964 and served during Vietnam. He was honorably discharged on January 31, 1984 as a Sergeant. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 3 Bronze Stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Good Conduct Medal (4th Award), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon “2”, NCO Professional Development Ribbon and Army Commendation Medal.

Mr. Hauck worked at Hannaford’s for a short time before going to Denny’s as a cook for over ten years.

He married Sally A. Elliott on September 2, 1977, in Evans Mills, while serving at Fort Drum.  She was a homemaker.   She passed October 22, 2010.

He enjoyed bowling, was a member of several bowling leagues in Watertown, an avid fisherman and a member of the Watertown American Legion Post 61.

Among his survivors are a son, Mark Hauck, Germany; four step sons and a daughter in law, Robert Elliott and his companion Mary Wiley, VA, Joseph Elliott, FL, Craig Elliott and his companion Kristy Cruz, Watertown, Rick and Tina Elliott, Watertown; five step daughters and a son in law, Kathy Jewett, Long Mont, CO, Cheryl Wright, Watertown, Robin Elliott, PA, Sandra Cummings, Potsdam, Kimberly and Jeffery Pierce, Watertown; a brother, Bernd Hauck, Windsor, Ontario, CA; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are with the Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown.