Hazel E. Hales

Hazel E. Hales, 80, of Montoursville, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013, at the Gatehouse.

She was born September 17, 1932, in Williamsport, the daughter of William and Marion (Grant) Reynolds.

Hazel was the wife of the late Adrian E. Hales with whom she shared 59 years of marriage prior to his passing in 2012.

She enjoyed family, especially her grandchildren, and dogs, especially Boxers.

Hazel loved crocheting, knitting and collecting gadgets.

She is survived by her children, Adrian Eric (Theresa) Hales with whom she resided, Deborah E. (Edward) Steinbacher, Michael E. Hales all of Montoursville; Clifford E. (Kim) Hales of N. Carolina, Kathleen E. (Ron) Wertz of Muncy; 19 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; two brothers, William Reynolds of Jersey Mills and Howard Reynolds of Montoursville; a sister, Helen Godfrey of Williamsport.

Hazel was predeceased by a brother, Robert Reynolds and a sister, Dorothy Peterson.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions can be made to the Gatehouse, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701 or the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Hazel’s Life Celebration will be held 10:30 am Friday, June 21, 2013, at the James C. Maneval Funeral Home, Ltd. “A Life Celebration Home” 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport with her son, Pastor Clifford E. Hales officiating. Friends and relatives may call Thursday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Twin Hills Memorial Park.

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