Hazel R. Roth, 94, of Laramie, took her last breath and her first breath in Heaven on Nov. 21, 2017, at Laramie Care Center.
She was a kind soul who talked to everyone and would do anything for anyone.
Hazel was born April 16, 1923, in Ashby, Nebraska, to Hans and Leola Dubs. She grew up on her father’s homestead ranch, south of Ashby. She attended a one-room country school and later worked on many ranches in the area. She loved those old sandhills and the people who lived there.
Hazel married Wray Roth on July 2, 1955, in Arthur, Nebraska, where they lived and worked until 1960. They then moved to Sterling, Colorado, where Hazel lived until 2003. She then moved to Spring Wind Assisted Living in Laramie. Later, she moved to Laramie Care Center, until the time of her death.
Hazel was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers, Jack Dubs and Pete Johanson; and infant son Bruce.
Hazel is survived by her children, Lora (Tim) Zick, of Omaha, Nebraska, Mark (Carmen) Roth, of Laramie, Waldo (Deb) Roth, of Laramie, Darline Nott, of Sterling, Colorado, and Gary (Chris) Roth, of McCook, Nebraska. She is also survived by her 12 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; brother Art Dubs, of Ashby; and sister Enid Kicken, of Shelton, Nebraska.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at the Lutheran Church in Hyannis, Nebraska.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association.