November 1, 1922 – Bassano, Alberta
March 20, 2019 – Airdrie, Alberta
Hazel Clayton of Airdrie, AB, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the age of 96 years.
Hazel lived in the Airdrie area since the late 1920s and in the town of Airdrie since 1962. She married Frank Clayton on November 24, 1941 and was a very proud farm wife. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Hazel was very active in the community, being part of the Airdrie United Church Women, The Airdrie Community Club, The Airdrie Over 50 club, and the Woodside Community Club. As well she was a Charter member of Starlight Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, Crossfield, Alberta. Hazel was very involved with Sakkara Temple, Daughters of the Nile for many years becoming Queen in 1975.
Hazel is survived by her sons Sterling (Laurel), Brian (Susan), Melvin (Gayle) and her daughter Debbie (Gordon Leek). As well as eight grandsons and eight great-grandchildren; Derek (Jamie), Bailey , Austin; Sheldon (Alison), Owen, Maeve, Lowell; Donald (Quoc); Gregory (Tarka), Amber, Devon; Chad (Tober), Haakon; Rory (Therese); Garrett Leek; Jason Leek.
Hazel was predeceased by her loving Husband Frank Clayton. She was also predeceased by her parents, H.A.(Pat) and Sylvia Onstad and her sisters Opal Edwards, Myrna Lubbers and Lois Meadors.
The family would like to thank Dr. Kyne and the nurses and staff of Airdrie Bethany Care Centre for the wonderful care Mom received.
Funeral Services will be held at Airdrie United Church (212 – 1st Avenue NE, Airdrie, AB) on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the Airdrie Town and Country Centre (275 Jensen Drive NE, Airdrie, AB). Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the Convalescent Relief Fund, Daughters of the Nile, Al Ahzar Shrine Centre, 5225 101 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 1S4.
In living memory of Hazel Clayton, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: 403-948-1100.Print This Obituary & Condolences