Hazel M. Sarber Skinner

Hazel M. Sarber Skinner
April 11, 1907-July 9, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Hazel M. Sarber Skinner, 104, of 18568 6th Road, Plymouth, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 2:30 a.m. at home in the care of her family.
Hazel was born the daughter of Lewis Stout and Margaret Rhoads Stout April 11, 1907 in Marshall County. Hazel married Cyril E. Sarber Oct. 10, 1926; he died Dec. 8, 1955. She then married Howard Machlan March 27, 1957; he died March 18, 1960. She later married Arthur Skinner Jan. 14, 1973; he also preceded her in death May 17, 1985.
Hazel is survived by her two children, Deane and wife Joyce Sarber of Plymouth, David Lewis and wife Nancy Sarber of Anchorage, Alaska;  two stepchildren, Jim and wife Carolyn Skinner of Plymouth, Louise Krick of Rushville; and daughter-in-law Carole Sarber of Plymouth. Hazel was blessed with 11 grandchildren, eight stepgrandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 16 stepgreat-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and six stepgreat-great-grandchildren. Hazel was preceded in death by two sons, Cyril Jr. and Dwight Sarber; a stepdaughter, Jean Murray; and a sister, Edna Stout.
Hazel had been a resident of the area all of her life. She had worked at Price’s Abattoir and at the Tyner School in the cafeteria. She was a graduate of Tyner School class of 1925. She also attended the Tyner United Methodist Church. She was a Christian lady; she will be remembered as a kind caregiver to many people. Hazel was a very thankful person for all she had and that she was able to share with others.
Funeral services for Hazel will be held Friday, July 15, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Tyner United Methodist Church with Pastors Dave Inskeep and Tami Boggs officiating. Burial will follow at the Tyner Cemetery.
A time of visiting with the Skinner family will be Thursday, July 14, 2011 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, IN 46563.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Center for Hospice Care, 112 S. Center St., Plymouth, IN 46563 or the Tyner United Methodist Church.
Friends are invited to sign the guest book and share memories of Hazel with the Skinner family at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com