Published: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 -- The Truth, A6
Last updated: 7/26/2006 12:03:51 AM



Feb. 27, 1927 - July 25, 2006

ELKHART -- Hazel M. Hendrick, 79, of Elkhart, died at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday (July 25, 2006) at East Lake Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Hazel was born Feb. 27, 1927, in McComas, W.Va., to Harvey L. and Birtie M. (Spicer) Aust. She married Roy Elvin Hendrick on Feb. 20, 1944, in Lortin Lick, W.Va. He preceded her in death in 1999.

She is survived by one son, Timothy W. Hendrick; two daughters, Beth Reid and Donna Clore; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Sadler and Shirley Bilecki.

One daughter, Judy Rogers, preceded her in death.

The children wish to express their love and gratitude to her niece, Elaine Holland, and her nephew and wife, Danny and Tammy Holland, for all the love and support they have shown their mother over the past eight years.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday and a half hour prior to the 2 p.m. Friday funeral service, all at Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home, 403 W. Franklin St., Elkhart. Burial will be at Rice Cemetery.

Hazel was employed at Personalized Services for 20 years before retiring in 1989. She was a member of the Assembly of God in Elkhart.

Memorials may be given to Cancer Services of Elkhart County. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.hartzlergutermuthinman.com.