Hazel Maxine Larsen, 92, passed away on August 1, 2014. She was born to Carl J. Blackwood and Christina (Larsen) Blackwood at the farm near Friend, NE on May 25, 1922. After Mr. Blackwood died at an early age, she moved with her mother to Cordova, NE. Hazel graduated from Cordova High School in 1940. She married her high school sweetheart, Jerome (Jerry) Larsen on April 4, 1942. Following Jerry's retirement in 1984, they moved to Phoenix. Hazel was a loving mother to her three sons; Jerry (Phyllis) of Cheyenne, WY, Larry (Corki) of Scottsdale, AZ and Doug (Gina) of Cheyenne, WY. She had five grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and six great, great grandchildren.
In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Sherman House,
, 5801 E Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, Arizona 85054