Hazel Ann Rogers Bengtson
1932 - 2013
Hazel Ann Rogers Bengtson flew away with angels Friday morning September 6, 2013. She was born in Streator, IL, January 23, 1932 to the late George and Anna Rogers. She followed her parents to Florida in the 50's.
She was hired at Chemstrand and retired under Monsanto after 30 years. She enjoyed retirement to the fullest.
She was a member of Myrtle Grove Baptist Church and had many adventures with the church's Keenager group. She volunteered at Manna Food Bank and appreciated the social events and Bingo at Felix Miga Senior Citizens Center.
Hazel loved being around family and friends. Her favorite hobby was treasure hunting at yard sales and she embraced with enthusiasm all the holidays during the year.
She is survived by her three children Debra Lanton (Darren Gipson), Donna Bengtson (Doug McBride) and Alan Bengtson (Mary Deriso); three grandchildren Lorelei Lanton (great grandson Mason), Kyle Wingard and Alex Bengtson; sister LaVonne LeBlanc (Louie) and brother Bill Rogers along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Trahan Family Funeral Home, 419 Yoakum Court, is in charge of arrangements.
A viewing will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral service begins at 11:00 a.m. all on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Bellview Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Alan Bengtson, Alex Bengtson, Kyle Wingard, Darren Gipson, Doug McBride and Jay Jarman.
Special thanks to all the family and friends who visited Hazel the last few weeks. Each visit brightened her day.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to Covenent Hospice,
or Humane Society.
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