Hayden F. Allen, formerly of Cutchogue and Floral Park, died Dec. 16 at Avery Heights in Hartford, Conn. He was 97.
Mr. Allen was a teacher in the Sewanhaka High School District, Floral Park, from 1939 to 1972, and he served as Floral Park’s village historian. He was also a member of Cutchogue United Methodist Church, Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council and Friends of Cutchogue New Suffolk Library.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Lois; his son, Jonathan, and his daughter, Winabeth Smith; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Dec. 28, at 2 p.m. at Avery Heights, 705 New Britain Ave. Interment will be private.
Memorial donations may be sent to Avery House Village Fund, c/o Dr. Miriam Parker, 705 New Britain Ave., Hartford, CT 06106.