Bethyne Hazel

Bethyne May (DeMond) Hazel


Passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 at the age of 77. Bethyne was born March 24, 1936 to the late John DeMond and Dorothy (Weldon) Gauthier in Williamston, MI. Bethyne will be remembered for her caring self who was constantly taking care of people both in her career as a home health nurse and for her family. Bethyne enjoyed local traveling with her family, loved the outdoors, and kept a beautiful yard with flowers and landscaping. She was devoted to her family and will be missed by them all. 

She is preceded in death by a brother Donald DeMond and two half-sisters. Bethyne is survived by her husband James Hazel of 55 years, 4 sons; Richard (Julie), Daniel, Donald (Natalie), and Michael (Stephanie) Hazel, 2 daughters; Linda (Joe) Sargent and Debra (Raymond Borgman) Bretz, 9 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 1 sister, Sherri (Jerry) Frisbie, and nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at the Palmer, Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel, 520 E. Mt. Hope Ave, Lansing, with Pastor Dave Leisman officiating.

Interment will follow in East Lawn Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 at the funeral home, and one hour prior to the service Tuesday. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Sparrow Non Profit Hospice. Condolences may be made at


Funeral Home

Palmer Bush& Jensen Family Funeral Homes Lansing Chapel - Lansing
520 E. Mt. Hope Ave. Lansing, MI 48910

Published in Lansing State Journal on Mar. 8, 2014