Services for Hazel Marie Clothier, 97, who died Dec. 20 at St. Luke Hospital, were this morning at Zeiner Funeral Home. Interment was at Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence.
Born July 5, 1920, to Harry and Alma (Harpster) Russell in Primrose, Nebraska, she was raised in Peabody. She married Norman Clothier in 1939 in Peabody. They lived on a farm in Chase County. She moved to Florence in 2013.
Survivors include son Eugene Clothier of Colorado Springs, daughter Teresa Hill of Florence, five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Her husband, brother Harry Russell, and sisters Gladys Mann and Evely Engel preceded her in death.
Memorials have been established for the Harvey House in Florence and Florence Fire Department.
Last modified Dec. 27, 2017