Hazel T. Davis Warner
Hazel T. Davis Warner, 84, of Johnson City, formerly of Newark Valley, passed away peacefully on December 24, 2012. Hazel is survived by her loving husband of 24 years, Lawrence Warner; her children and their spouses, Larry J. Davis, William F. and Dianna Davis, David H. and Mary Davis, Jenny and Kenneth Owen, Susan and Clarence Cowell; her stepchildren and their spouses, Robert D. and Donna Warner, Edward D. and Laurie Warner, Eva and John O'Connor; her sisters, Joan Quinney, Jean (Robert) Hardwick, Ann Campbell; 11 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Hazel was devoted to her entire family. Born on April 27, 1928 in Carbondale, PA, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Margaret Taylor. She was a graduate of Deposit High School and Ridley-Lowell Business School. For many years, she was employed as a legal secretary in the Walton and Binghamton areas. Hazel was married to Kenneth W. Davis for 37 years prior to his passing. She was a longtime and devoted member of the Newark Valley United Methodist Church where she served as President of the UMW, on the Worship Committee, and on the Soup and Salad Dinner Committee. She enjoyed making crafts and quilts which she lovingly gave to all of her family. Hazel was also instrumental in organizing many reunions for Deposit High School Class of 1946.
A Memorial Service for Hazel will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, Newark Valley with her Pastor, Rev. Nancy J. Adams, officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the Walton Cemetery. Her family will receive friends at the church for one hour prior to the service (10-11 a.m.). In lieu of flowers, kindly consider the Memorial Fund of the First United Methodist Church, 70 So. Main St., Newark Valley, NY 13811 in memory of Hazel Warner. Memories and condolences may be written in her guest book at macphersonfh.com.