Hayden, Eric Scott

Blauvelt, NY

Eric Scott Hayden, 33, died unexpectedly on April 9th, 2021. He was born on May 20, 1987 to Robert and Barbara (Gouldner) Hayden. He lived most of his life in Blauvelt. Eric is survived by his parents, his two older brothers, Robert (Claudia) and Matthew (Tara), two nephews, Christopher and Kyle and a niece, Olivia. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins who will miss him dearly.

Eric joined the Army and served in Iraq with the 101st Airborne Division. He served his country with honor and pride.

He loved to cook all kinds of food for his family. He was an avid Mets fan and loved to play softball, watch movies and sing karaoke in particular “Sweet Caroline.”

Eric loved his family and friends and will be greatly missed by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing him.

A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, 11am, at St. Catharine’s Church in Blauvelt. Interment with military honors to follow at the F.W. Loescher Veterans Memorial Cemetery in New Hempstead, NY. Visiting hours will Wednesday, 3-7pm, at the Moritz Funeral Home in Tappan.