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Hazel Elizabeth Pierce Struthers
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1905
Freeborn County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 13, 1979
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Hazel Elizabeth Pierce was born 11 April 1905 in Geneva, Freeborn, Minnesota to Franklin Everett and Gertrude Elizabeth (Frisby) Pierce. She was married to Roland Robert Struthers on 8 January 1925 in Ellendale, Steele, Minnesota. To this union 2 daughters were born, Evelyn Marie in Geneva, Freeborn, Minnesota, on 22 June 1925 and Joyce Elaine in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, on 29 September 1931.

Rollie and Hazel lived in several states during the depression, going to where jobs were available. They eventually settled in Ankeny, Polk, Iowa where Rollie's parents and a couple siblings were living at the time. They moved to Fort Dodge, Webster, Iowa in 1949 where Rollie was part owner of a company. In 1974 they returned to Ankeny.

Hazel had breast cancer that spread to her lungs and died on 13 May 1979 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa. Funeral services were held at Ankeny Funeral Home on 15 May with burial at Ankeny Memorial Gardens.

She was survived by her husband, Roland; daughters Evelyn (Ralph) Dann and Joyce Lundstrom (div. from John); grandchildren Lyn (Ronald Lee) Van De Pol, Jo Ellen (Dennis Paul) Kochheiser, Lee Lundstrom, Karla (Andrew Patrick) Kasper, Bryan (Peggie Frick) Lundstrom & Eric (Merry Elizabeth Ross)Lundstrom; great-grandchildren, Bret, Mark & Kent Van De Pol; Timothy & David Kochheiser; Jeremy Lundstrom and Erica Lundstrom. 
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  Roland Robert Struthers (1902 - 1985)*
  Evelyn Marie Struthers Dann (1925 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Ankeny Memorial Gardens
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Lyn (Dann) Van De Pol
Record added: May 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70251030
Hazel Elizabeth <i>Pierce</i> Struthers
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