Obituaries

Jacob H. Hazlet, Sr.

Sep 29, 2017
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Services

2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Garden View Chapel, 3655 Logan Avenue in Waterloo

Visitation

One hour prior to the services 

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery with full military honors

Memorials

May be directed to a Veteran's organization of the donor's choice

Biography

Jacob H. Hazlet Sr., 93, of Cedar Falls, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at Friendship Village in Waterloo.  

Jacob was born on November 16, 1923 in Decatur, Illinois, son of Jake and Josephine (Rosan) Hazlet.

He was united in marriage with Jennie J. Alexander on March 25, 1944 in Salem, Illinois. She preceded him in death on December 22, 2013. He served his country in the United States Marines during World War II. 

Jacob worked for Viking Pump in the stock room before his retirement in 1985. He was a member of Ridgeway Bethel Baptist Church in Waterloo.  

Survivors include his four children: Nira (Richard) Achey of Waterloo; Steven (Linda) Hazlet of Waterloo; David (Linda) Hazlet of Yuma, AZ, and Kathy Martinson of Newton; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Florence Marsh of Montgomery, AL. 

Preceded in death by his wife; a son, Jacob Hazlet II; a son-in-law, Gary Martinson; a grandson, Michael Martinson; a sister, Rosalie “Rose” Ballantini; five brothers, Arvil, William Edward, Eldon Eugene, Robert “Rocky” and Delmas “Dick” Hazlet.

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  1. Linda (Lawless) Hickman | Nov 01, 2017
    So Sorry for your loss....
  2. Varrel Wilcox | Oct 04, 2017

    I am so very sorry for your loss

    Jake was so easy to like and respect

    A minor surgery Wednesday will prevent my being with you, but please accept my prayer God will grant you his peace as you grieve his loss.

  3. CHAD VAN DYKE | Oct 02, 2017
    SO SORRY TO HEAR OF SUCH A GREAT LOSS IN YOUR FAMILY...MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU....
  4. Bobbi | Oct 01, 2017
    Dear Family and Friends, I am so sorry for your loss; may the love of family and friends carry your through your grief. John 17:3
  5. Joani Wasserfort | Oct 01, 2017
    Hard to loose a parent. So sorry for your loss. 
  6. larry & Jane Walters | Oct 01, 2017
    Sorry for your loss

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