Mrs. Hazel Hahn Byard, 90, of Savannah Court, Lake Wales, passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, of natural causes.
She was born in Lincoln Hill, Pa. Hazel moved to Miramar, Fla., with her husband and two children. She and Warren retired to Tower Lakes in Lake Wales. She was a volunteer at the Lake Wales Arts Center and attended the First United Methodist Church of Lake Wales. Hazel was preceded in death by her husband, Warren, her son, Robert, and her daughter, Karen Maraj. Her survivors include her granddaughter, Michelle Danza; her daughter-in-law Barbara Westerbock, her brother, Ralph Hahn (Joan); her nieces, Jeanne Propes (Robert); Vicki Burnside (Chet); Nancy Tisot, and nephews James Fretz, Barry Fretz, and Robert Hahn (Linda).
No services are planned. Donations may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice 2393 E. F. Griffin Road, Bartow, FL 33830.
Johnson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.