Hazel C. Tibball

SALEm – Hazel C. Tibball, 93, of Salem, died at 5:45 p.m. Monday, May 26, 2014 at the Circle of Care in Salem. She was born July 27, 1920 in Jackson Center, Ohio, daughter of the late Bertha Waltz and foster parents, Laurits and Alfrieda (Peters) Pederson.

She was employed from 1936 to 1946 in the office of her foster father who was a chiropractor.

Hazel was a member of the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church, former member and past president of L.C.W. and member and past matron of Faith Court, Order of Amaranth #43.

Her husband, John A. “Jack” Tibball, whom she married March 9, 1946, preceded her in death Aug. 11, 1991. A half sister also preceded her in death.

Survivors include a half sister, Mrs. Lowell Weymouth of Rocky Hill, Connecticut; a special niece, Mary Carnahan, and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends, Donna and Jim Forney and family.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church with Pastor Connie Sassanella officiating. The body will lie in state for one hour prior to the funeral. There are no calling hours or lodge services. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church, 1089 East State Street, Salem, OH 44460 and Faith Court, Order of the Amaranth #43, 788 East State Street, Salem, OH 44460.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Her obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.


(Paid obituary)