Harry Hampton Obituary

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Harry Hampton

July 22, 1929 - April 15, 2014
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Harry Joseph Hampton III, age 84, died in Port St Lucie, Florida on Tuesday April 15th 2014. Born July 22, 1929 in Trenton, New Jersey, he resided in Hamilton Square, New Jersey and wintered in Port St Lucie, Florida. Harry is survived by his wife of 57 years Ruth C Hampton, his four children and their spouses: Elizabeth and James Daniels of St Augustine, Florida, Harry and Lauren Hampton of Hamilton New Jersey, Jeffrey and Sharlene Hampton of Whiting, New Jersey, and Jennifer and Steven Flomp of Palm Harbor, Florida and nine grandchildren. Harry was preceded in death by his father and mother Harry and Mary Hampton and sister Lillian...
Harry Joseph Hampton III, age 84, died in Port St Lucie, Florida on Tuesday April 15th 2014.
Born July 22, 1929 in Trenton, New Jersey, he resided in Hamilton Square, New Jersey and wintered in Port St Lucie, Florida.
Harry is survived by his wife of 57 years Ruth C Hampton, his four children and their spouses: Elizabeth and James Daniels of St Augustine, Florida, Harry and Lauren Hampton of Hamilton New Jersey, Jeffrey and Sharlene Hampton of Whiting, New Jersey, and Jennifer and Steven Flomp of Palm Harbor, Florida and nine grandchildren. Harry was preceded in death by his father and mother Harry and Mary Hampton and sister Lillian Britschege.

Harry graduated from Trenton Catholic High School. He was a Staff Sargent in the Air Force starting his graphic artist career. He received an AA degree from Trenton Junior college in 1953 and a teaching certificate from Trenton State College. His career included managing print shops for Haskins Press and Princetonian Graphics. He was the Art Director for Alvin E. Gershwin Associates. He taught printing at the New Jersey State Prison. He retired in 1994 from Mercer County Vocational/Technical School (Sypek Center) after 20 years of service.
Harry was an avid tennis and quoit player for many years. He was a gentle man of few words but when spoken they were kind, witty and with an awesome sense of humor.

A memorial service to celebrate Harry's life will be held at the Hamilton Square Baptist Church, 3752 Nottingham Way Hamilton Square, NJ 08690 on Saturday May 3, 2014 at 11 am with a reception immediately after the service at the church. Memorial contributions can be made to:
Deborah Hospital Foundation
212 Trenton Road
Browns Mills, NJ 08015

Hamilton Square Baptist Church
3752 Nottingham Way
Hamilton Square, NJ 08690

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