Hazel May Robinson
Hazel May Robinson of Williamsburg died at her home on July 6, 2003 following a sudden illness. She was 84.
She was born in Elma on April 18, 1919, to the late Edgar Robinson and Bessie (nee McMillan). She was raised in Elma. She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.
After finishing high school, she moved to Ottawa where she worked for one year at Metropolitan Life Insurance. She then began her career with the federal government and worked in the House of Commons for over 40 years. After retiring at the age of 62, she remained in Ottawa until 1994, when she moved to her apartment in Williamsburg.
She will be remembered by siblings Pearl (Wilfred) McIntosh of Williamsburg, Lois Casselman of Elma, and Doug (Evelyn) Robinson of Elma.
She is survived by nephew Donald Robinson of Elma; and nieces Ruth (Brian) Turner of Barrie, Ann (Stan) Moore of Cardinal, and Marjorie Servage of Elma. She will also be remembered by great-niece Donna Pharand of Elma, great-great-niece Jessica, and great-great-nephews Marc and Ryan. She was the dear friend of Evelyn Whitteker and Joyce Patterson, both of Williamsburg.
A private graveside service was held at Elma Cemetery on July 15, with Rev. Mark Ehlebracht officiating. Arrangements were entrusted to the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Williamsburg. Donations to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church would be appreciated by the family.