Hazel L. Martin, 90, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2009 at Morton Counaty Care Center in Elkhart.


Hazel L. Martin, 90, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, at the Morton County Care Center in Elkhart.
    She was born Nov. 15, 1919, to George and Frona ( Radford) Bullock in West Eminence, Missouri.
    She married Gerald Martin on June 7, 1940, in Richfield.  He preceded her in death on Dec. 30, 1979.  She was a school teacher at Richfield and Rolla schools and a librarian for Stevens County for 10 years. 
    Survivors include, one son, Dan Martin and wife, JoEllen of Liberal; one daughter, Geralynn Johns and husband, Norman of Richfield; three sisters, Maxine Cook of Sierra Vista, Ariz., Joyce Sparks of Cheney, and Judy Chatham of Topeka; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2009 at the United Methodist Church in Richfield with Rev. Sandy Ferguson presiding and burial in the Richfield Cemetary in Richfield.  Friends may call from 10 to 8 on Saturday and from 2 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home and from 10 am until service time on Monday at the church. 
    A memorial has  been established for the Rolla Library.  Memorials may be mailed to Paul's Funeral Home, Box 236, Hugoton, KS  67951.