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Thomas Gordon Hazel

July 16, 1931 ~ April 26, 2021 (age 89)


Thomas G. Hazel, 89, loving husband to Barbara (Hall) Hazel, passed away at home surrounded by family, on Monday April 26, 2021.  He was born to the late Melvin and Lillian (Cain) Hazel on July 16, 1931 in Louisville.  He is also preceded in death by three siblings.

Tom retired from Canteen and was a member of Morningside Baptist Church.  He was an Air Force veteran and served during the Korean Conflict.

Besides his wife of 70 years he is survived by children, Scott Hazel (Lisa), Donna Summers along with grandchildren Nicole Nally, Shawn Samples (Kim), Jacob Hazel and Kellie Summers (Bryan), great-grandchildren; Ashley Ferguson (Randy), Courtney Spitznagel (Eric), Brittany Kilgore (Curtis), Jessica Riggs (Trey), Brandy Samples and great-great grandchildren; Randall Ferguson II, Phoenix Ferguson, Brendan Jackson, Cassamara Spitznagel, Alexis Spitznagel, Bentley Riggs, Braxton Riggs, Riley Riggs, and Brooklyn Kilgore.

The family would like to thank the Hosparus staff, especially Erin for the excellent care given.

A celebration of Tom’s life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to Hosparus, P. O. Box 35425, Louisville, KY 40232-9892


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