Mount Vernon News
  • Hazel Irene Burwell

  • August 4, 2010

WALHONDING — Hazel Irene Burwell, 78, of Walhonding passed away on Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, at Knox Community Hospital.

A funeral service will be held Friday, Aug. 6, at 9 a.m. at Crouse-Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home, 225 N. Main St., Johnstown, with Pastor Dave Fowls officiating. Interment to follow at Green Hill Cemetery in Johnstown.

Hazel was born March 28, 1932, to the late Jacob L. and Elsie (Morey) Shough in Columbus. Hazel enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Hazel will be deeply missed by her children, Deborah Burwell, Pamela (Gary) Grove, Robert L. (Kathy) Jr., Richard E., Bruce (Kathy) Burwell Sr.; sister, Sharon Vanness; brothers, Jacob Jr. and Charles Shough; her grandchildren, Cami (John) Stidham, who were also her loving caretakers, Joe, Bobby III, Brad and Alan; great-grandchildren, Josh, Ashley and Scotty; along with many nieces, nephews and good friends.

Hazel was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L Burwell Sr.; three brothers; and two sisters.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Aug. 5, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions can be directed to Knox County Meals on Wheels Program. An online memorial can be located at



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