Hazel Clawges, age 75, of Core, passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at Ruby Memorial Hospital. Hazel was born in Morgantown on January 13, 1944, a daughter of the late Raymond and Naomi Verina Fortney Martin.
Hazel worked for many years at Sterling Faucet on the assembly line as an injection molder. Later, she worked as a cook for Monongalia County Schools and enjoyed working with the children. She attended the Wadestown United Methodist Church and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Hazel is survived by her daughter, Annette Clawges of Core; sons, Walter Ray Clawges, Jr. and wife Schelli of Morgantown, Yancy Clawges and wife Amy of Hedgesville, Raymond “Bill” Clawges (Tonya Compa) of Morgantown; grandchildren, Brittany, Samantha, Cassidy (Joe), Raymond “Bubba”, Jeremy, Alex, and Thomas; and a sister, Sandra Jane Shannon of Reedsville.
In addition to her parents, Hazel was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Clawges; and a brother Donnie Martin.
Friends may gather at McCulla Funeral Home on Friday, November 1, from 5 pm until 7 pm and on Saturday, November 2nd from 10 am until the 11 am funeral service. Burial will follow at Beverly Hills Cemetery. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.mcculla.com