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Hazel Jean Decorah (1934 - 2012)

Hazel Jean Decorah
Born in Tomah Indian School Agency, Tomah, Monroe, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died at age 78 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 17 Feb 2020
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Hazel was Ho-Chunk.




Hazel was born on 28 Jan 1934 at the Tomah Indian School Agency.


She passed away December 27, 2012. She is buried at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA. (Find a Grave)

Obituary. Hazel Jean Shegonee (Nee Decorah Blackhawk) was born January 28, 1934 and entered into Eternal Life on December 27, 2012, at the age of 78. Survived by her children Rosemary, Phillip, Kathy (Oscar) Cutting, Thea, Esteban "Charlie", Christine (Paul) Mueller, and her sister Delia (Hoke) Maisells. She is further survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

She was proceed in death by her sons Harry Jr. and Anthony and daughter Elaine, her parents, Russius and Virginia DeCorah; brothers and sisters.

Funeral Service was held at WITKOWIAK FUNERAL HOME (529 W. Historic Mitchell St. 414-645-2467) Saturday, December 29, 2012 AT 10:30 AM, with visitation at 8AM. Burial followed at Forest Home Cemetery.

We would like to thank all of our friends and family for your many prayers and all of the help and support that was given to our family and the many cards, plants and flowers. With a special thank you to Choch Sa-zuc for coming to help our family again in our time of loss, also a special thank you to the girls at the Ho-Chunk Community building in Milwaukee for cooking and to Liza Mendez and Hope Mendez for cooking for the family each day. May God bless each and every one of you, From the Blackhawk family, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. (Find a Grave: ult. from Hocak Worak; 1/18/13; p. 15)


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