Funeral services for Nellie M. Hazelton, age 100 of Madrid, will be held on Friday (November 25, 2011) at 11:00 a.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Schirmer officiating. Burial will follow the service at Cedar Cemetery on Black Lake.
Calling hours will also be held on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Ms. Hazelton died (Nov 21, 2011) at the Canton Potsdam Hospital.
Surviving is her sister, Emma Whitaker, age 97 of Champion; along with many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Nellie was predeceased by her siblings, Ruth Wright, Thelma Canfield, Thurman Hazelton, Bing Hazelton and Annabelle Fortin all of Ogdensburg.
She was born on August 13, 1911 in Hammond, a daughter of the late Frederick and Laura (Lintz) Hazelton. She attended Hammond rural schools with her siblings and enjoyed being outside in nature, listening and playing music and socializing with others.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley. Online condolences can also be made online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.