Patricia Louise Hazen

Patricia Louise Hazen, age 87, went home to be with Jesus on May 13th, 2020. She passed at her residence in her adopted hometown of Las Vegas, NV after a lengthy struggle with Alzheimer’s disease.

After 65 years in Ridgecrest, CA she and her husband, Clyde, moved to Las Vegas to be near her son. A loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother, she was affectionately known as G’ma. Born in Michigan on March 17, 1933, she and Clyde moved to California in 1954.

Throughout her adult life she volunteered with the Salvation Army, as an election poll worker, and also with the Pink Ladies at the local hospital where she was in charge of the gift shop.

She was a member of a Sewing Club for many years and will be missed by her many friends in Ridgecrest. She and her husband were members of Grace Lutheran Church for over 50 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John R. and Madeline V. Way. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Clyde A. Hazen; two children, Debra L. (Hazen) Deeble of Antioch, CA and Mark A. Hazen of Las Vegas, NV. She is also survived by 8 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren, along with her brother, Donald R. Way of Michigan.

Memorial services will be held at a later undetermined date. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association would be welcome.

— Submitted by the family of Patricia Hazen

Story First Published: 2020-06-05