Haverhill — Hazel M. (Lothrop) Chase, 97, of Haverhill passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at Penacook Place in Haverhill. She was born in Haverhill on Aug. 27, 1914, daughter of the late Horace W. and Lillian M. (Ward) Lothrop. She was employed at the former Hoyt & Worthen Tannery in Bradford. Hazel was a member of the Order of Eastern Star and the White Shrine in Haverhill. Hazel enjoyed traveling and spending time with her grandchildren. She was the wife of the late Harold F. Chase and is survived by her sons Sterling A. Hammer of Camp Verde, AZ and William D. Hammer and his wife Carolanne of Bradford, step-son Harold W. Chase and his wife Gail of Windsor, CT, grandchildren Eric Hammer, Sterling Hammer, Jr., Lynn Fyfe, William D. Hammer, Jr., Laurel Chase, Karen Koch, Courtney Peterson, great grandchildren Liam and Brenna Fyfe and Shelby Koch, as well as several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her calling hours on Thursday, May 24th from 5-8 pm at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St. Haverhill. Graveside services will be held on Friday, May 25th at 10:00 in the Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. Contributions in her memory may be made to Haverhill Commandery No. 14, K.T. Haverhill Masonic Building, 111 Merrimack St. Haverhill, MA 01830. To view her complete obituary or to send a condolence to her family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com