Hazel Adkins, 84, of Pennsylvania Ave., East Liverpool, OH died Monday, February 25, 2008 at Essex Nursing Home # 2 in Salem, OH following a lengthy illness.
She was born in Smiths Ferry, PA on July 7, 1923, was the daughter of the late Edwin W. & Edna Wright Hager. Mrs. Adkins retired in 1984 from East Liverpool City Hospital where she worked as the supervisor in the Housekeeping Dept. During World War II she produced helicopter blades in Beaver, PA and was a member of Boyce United Methodist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Daner D. Adkins, Jr. of East Liverpool, OH and Kenneth Adkins of Alliance, OH; 4 brothers, Joseph Hager and Edwin Hager both of East Liverpool, OH and James Hager & David Hager , both of Calcutta, OH; 3 sisters, Catherine James of Lima, OH, Harriet Slagle and Barbara Hull, both of Calcutta, OH; 5 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren;
Besides her parents, a brother, Clark Hager and 4 sisters, Ella Keyser, Dorothy LeMasters, Edna Hebron and Betty Hager, preceded her in death.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Thursday, February 28, 2008 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Rick Dawson of the church, officiating.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Calcutta on Wednesday, February, 27, 2008 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM