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Hazel Hopp Buwalda
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1911
Fond du Lac County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 2010
Dodge County
Wisconsin, USA

Hazel Buwalda, 99, of Waupun, died Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at the Christian Home in Waupun.

Hazel was born September 9, 1911 in Waupun, WI to Manus and Hattie Bresser Hopp. On January 21, 1931 she married Nick Buwalda in Waupun.

The couple farmed in the Waupun area all of their married life, retiring in 1973. Hazel was a member of the First Christian Reformed Church in Waupun and its Mary Martha Society.

Hazel is survived by a son, Rev. Merlin (Carol) Buwalda of Caledonia, MI; a daughter-in-law, Joyce Buwalda of Waupun; six grandchildren, Steve Buwalda of Waupun, Coleen Douma of Waupun, Sandra (Howie) Kooiman of Waupun, Michael (Beckie) Buwalda of Grand Rapids, MI, Reba (Kurt) Ezell of Grand Rapids, MI, Matt (Amy) Buwalda of Grand Rapids, MI; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Wiebe (Ruth) Buwalda of Waupun; two sisters-in-law, Margaret Buwalda of Waupun, Martha Hopp of Waupun.

Hazel was preceded in death by her husband, Nick in 1995, a son, John in 2002, two brothers, James and Emil Hopp.

Funeral services for Hazel Buwalda will be held Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at 11 a.m. at First Christian Reformed Church in Waupun with Rev. Norman Haan and Rev. Merlin Buwalda officiating. Burial will be held at Highland Memory Gardens in the town of Trenton.

Friends and relatives may call on the family at the Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 from 4 to 7 p.m. and on Wednesday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be directed to the Christian Home in Waupun. Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family.

Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home.

Family links: 
  Manus E. Hopp (1886 - 1940)
  Hattie Bresser Hopp (1887 - 1965)
  Nicholas Buwalda (1911 - 1995)*
  John L. Buwalda (1931 - 2002)*
  Hazel Hopp Buwalda (1911 - 2010)
  James Hopp (1914 - 1988)*
  Emil Hopp (1923 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Highland Memory Gardens
Beaver Dam
Dodge County
Wisconsin, USA
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Originally Created by: Steve Seim
Record added: Dec 23, 2010
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Hazel <i>Hopp</i> Buwalda
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