After a courageous battle with cancer, Hazel Hooper passed away at the Cascade Hospice with her family by her side. She was born on March 28th, 1932 in Wetaskwin, Alberta to her parents Tobias and Emma Quast.
Hazel is survived by her children Sylvia (Walt) Elderkin, Terry (Debra) Krause, Pam Krause, Greg (Clara) Hooper, stepdaughters Donna (Jack) Trass, Leslie (Ernie) Heppner, 10 grandchildren David, Brian, Brent, Trina, Logan, Benjamin, Grant, Susan, Richard, and Cheryl, sisters Vi (Bert) Fleenor, Eleanora Upham, and Erma Roed. She was predeceased by her husband Don Hooper, siblings Albert, Louise, Adolph, Verna, Sam, Ella, Fred, and Frieda.
Mom spent many years raising her children, she then went on to work for Fraser Cheam Home Support Society. Mom always had fabulous flower and vegetable gardens. She also enjoyed knitting, sewing and reading.
She will be dearly missed by all whose lives she touched.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 22nd 2010 at 10:00 a.m. from the Tea Room at Henderson’s Funeral Home, 45901 Victoria Avenue, Chilliwack.
Online condolences can be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com