Hazel F. Berg

Jan 12, 2017

Loved in Life

WAYNESVILLE — Hazel Marie Foster Berg, 86, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at The Homestead.

A native of Hot Springs, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Elsie Irene Myers Foster. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Bert K. Berg, who died in 1988; daughter, Suzanne Ruth Berg; and two brothers, Dallas and Jack Foster.

Hazel proudly served her country in the United States Air Force.

Hazel is survived by two sisters, Micky Johnson, of Santa Maria, California, and Janice Lee, of Clyde; two nephews, Nick Kellas, and his wife, Donna, of Clyde, and Mike Lee, and his wife, Dixie, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and one great-niece, Heidi LaGache, of Susanville, California.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in the Waynesville chapel of Wells Funeral Home. Private burial will follow at Greenhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be to Disabled American Veterans (Local Chapter 89) P. O. Box 331 Canton, NC 28716.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements. An online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.