HIGGS – Hazel Marie “Diddie”, 88, of Liverpool, Queens County, passed away peacefully in Queens Manor, Liverpool on Saturday, November 26, 2016.
Born August 6, 1928 in Milton, she was a daughter of the late Starr and Olive (Wentzell) Hatt.
Hazel was a former book binder with Scholastic Books in her early years and lived a full life her way well into her eighties.
Hazel is survived by her daughters Sheree (Steve) Bashak of Brampton, ON; Pamela (Gary) Trottier of Barrie, ON; Twila (Ed) Koch of Lapeer, Michigan. Sons Gary (Carol) of Richmond Hill, ON; Kevin (Debbie) of Baysville, ON. Bingo Gramma to Alex, Athena, Kelly, Tyler, Tara, Brandon, Daniel and Cole; Great grandma to Austin, Hannah, Emma and Briley, Emma; Sisters: Kathleen Shelley of Lunenburg; Virginia “Mary” of Boise, Idaho. Brothers Robert (Cheryl) of White Point; Herbert of Ontario.
She was predeceased by her husband Donald; her sister Norma and her brothers George, Ken, Starr “Dempsey”, Johnny, Richard “Dickie”, Charles, Winston and Douglas.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool where a funeral service will be held Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. Family flowers only, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com. Thanks to Queen’s Manor and staff for making Hazel’s life comfortable and safe in her final years.
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So sorry to hear of Aunty Diddie’s passing. Condolences from Cindy(Hatt) Powell and family
Bob, Cheryl and family: so sorry to hear of Hazel’s passing. I always enjoyed talking to her when I visited the manor. She was a sweet lady.
Sheree Anne & Family, Sorry for your loss.
Niels and Donna
Bob, Cheryl and Family, So sorry to hear of Diddie’s passing
Peggy and Jr. Dalby
To Hazel”s Famely….So sorry to hear of Hazel”s passing..I know we sort of disagreed on a few issues in her last few tears at home but I never stopped thinking about her..She was a very good friend..God Bless!!!
Irving &Jeanette Whynot
To the families ,So sorry for your loss .
Mary and all the families , So very sorry for your loss .
I am saddened to be extending my sincere condolences to the family of Hazel Higgs during this sad time. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
With sincerest sympathy
Sterling Belliveau, MLA
To Hazel’s family
I am sorry to hear of her passing. I got to know her at Queens Manor while visiting my Mom.
Hazel was Mom’s first room-mate and I always enjoyed seeing her and taking her chocolate and treats.
Thinking of your family at this time
Sorry for your loss! May she rest in peace!