Hazel was born August 7, 1915, at LeRoy, the daughter of Omer and Laura May Sims Gwinn. She graduated from LeRoy High School.
On March 28, 1935, Hazel married Wesley G. Fundis and they lived and farmed near Aliceville for 52 years. In January of 1987, they moved to Iola. Wesley preceded her in death on Dec. 23, 2002.
Hazel enjoyed quilting for all of her family and friends. She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church in Iola, and the Sunflower Quilting Guild.
Survivors include a son, Edward Fundis and wife, Gloria, of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; two daughters, Roxanne Rochat and husband, Kim, Camano Island, Wash., and Merridith Kimberlin and husband, Steve, Chanute; one daughter-in-law, Sharon Gooden, Berryton; eight grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.
Hazel was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Dan Fundis, granddaughter Donna Eshelman, brother Everett Gwinn and sister Helen Rich.
Cremation has taken place.
Joint memorial service for Wesley and Hazel Fundis pending due to distant family. The time and date of the service will be announced later.
Private family inurnment will be in the Quisling Cemetery southwest of Aliceville.
Memorials are suggested to Calvary United Methodist Church and may be left with the Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of Iola, in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences for the family may be left at www.iolafuneral.com.