Mrs. Hazel Stadler Leath

BURLINGTON - Mrs. Hazel Stadler Leath, 95, of Wade Coble Drive, Burlington, died at the Coble Healthcare Center at Twin Lakes Community on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 at 6:20 p.m.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late John B. "Jack" Leath Sr. and the daughter of Andrew J. Stadler and Bertha K. Stadler, both deceased. For over 30 years, Hazel served as a Pink Lady at Alamance County Hospital. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Burlington where she formerly taught Training Union. She was a founding member and past president of The Centennial Garden Club.
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Leath Walton and husband Don of Gibsonville; a son, John B. Leath Jr. and wife Martha of Burlington; sisters-in-law, Sarah Jane Leath of Twin Lakes Community and Lucy H. Leath of Louisville, Ky.; four grandchildren, Deborah W. Maupin and husband Dan of Salisbury, Md., Shannon W. Kowalski of Charlotte, Ariel Kathryn Leath of Delray, Va. and Mariah Margaret Leath of Burlington; two great-grandchildren, William G. Maupin and Rebekah J. Maupin, both of Salisbury, Md.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one brother and seven sisters.
A memorial service will be conducted at The Foley Chapel at Twin Lakes Community on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at 11 a.m. by Dr. Mark Menees.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Twin Lakes Memorial Garden Fund, 3701 Wade Coble Drive, Burlington, NC 27215.
Rich & Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service in Burlington is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in from Nov. 19 to Nov. 20, 2012