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Hazel Z. Whitaker

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Hazel Z. Whitaker
Paducah, KY. formerly of Davenport, IA
Died on Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Cemetery: Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Private graveside services for Hazel Z. Whitaker, 100, of Paducah, KY, formerly of Davenport, will be at Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport. Weerts Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.

Hazel passed away on Saturday November 11, 2017 at the Parkview Nursing Home, Paducah, KY. She was born on June 9,1917 in Rock Island, Il. the daughter of Archibald and Nellie Schieberl. She married Jack E. Whitaker on August 18, 1940 in Davenport. He died on March 20, 2001.

She was a member of the First Church of Christ, Scientists, Davenport. She enjoyed being active in her church and taking art lessons.

Hazel is survived by her daughter, Constance (Michael) Watkins, Paducah, KY, a daughter-in-law Mary Tong-Whitaker, Antioch, CA; .grandchildren: Brian (Sharon) Watkins, Sellersburg, IN, Kelly (Daryl) Weitlauf, Paducah, and Dawn Whitaker, CA; great-grandchildren: Julia (Wes) Mitchell, Holly (Chris) Johnson, Brianna Weitlauf and Jack Watkins; a great-great grandson, Ayden Mitchell; a step- great grandson, Brent (Tannette) Weitlauf, Symsonia, KY; and step- great-great grandchildren: Kheilenn Weitlauf, Brent Weitlauf, Jr. and Peyton Weitlauf.

Memorials may be made to the First Church of Christ, Scientists.

She was also preceded in death by a son Bruce Whitaker, 3 sisters and one brother.
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