.Hazel M. Allen, of Lake Goodwin, born June 29, 1920 in Rochert, Minn., went to be with our father, Jesus Christ on February 7, 2012.
Hazel graduated from Fargo High School in 1938. She married Oliver Allen in 1940 in Moorhead, Minn. and they moved to Washington in 1944. Hazel and Ollie owned and operated the Lakewood Grocery and Hardware Store from 1966 to 1977. They retired and enjoyed their family and friends.
She is survived by her daughter, Debi and husband Paul Kearney of Arlington; son, Jesse and wife Camille Allen of Stanwood; granddaughters, Wendee Kearney-Gray, Cayley Allen; step grandchildren, Tova (Dave) Verderveen, Justin (Tina) Edson; great–grandchildren, Ariel, Nathan, Mathew, Christopher, Joyce; step great-grandchildren, Jacob and Olivia; sister, Elaine Younger of Marysville, WA, brother, Vernon Brenden of Seattle; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver, December 9, 1999; sister, Edith Burnette and brothers, Avery and Archie Brenden. She is loved dearly and will be greatly missed.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church 1424- 172nd Street NE., Marysville (formally North Lakewood), WA. followed by a reception. Viewing will be held before the service at the church. Graveside Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. at Marysville Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home, Marysville, WA