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Obituary: Hazel A. Harris

Hazel A. Harris, 96, of Wilhoit, Ariz., born Feb. 6, 1917, in Wakefield, Mass., passed away peacefully Jan. 13, 2014, at her daughter's home in Tempe, Ariz.

Hazel grew up in Malden, Mass., married and moved west to Santa Monica, Calif. In 1969, she relocated to Phoenix, Ariz., where she worked for Motorola. Upon retirement from Motorola, she relocated to her second home in the Prescott area, where she worked as a clerk for Harris Auction.

She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was an avid gardener.

Hazel is preceded in death by her husband Ralph M. Harris Jr.; her parents; two brothers; and one sister.

She is survived by her son Ralph M. Harris III (Louise); daughter Beverly Kornegay (Joel); five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family is honoring Hazel's request for cremation without services.

Information provided by survivors.

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