Robert H. Hazelwood Jr., 71, of Eldena, died Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon. Robert continued operating Hazelwood Sewer Septic Service, Dixon, after his father passed away.
Robert was born March 8, 1941, in Dixon, IL, the son of Robert H. and Darlene (Grizwald) Hazelwood Sr. He married Veronica Stein on September 4, 2003, in Dixon.
Survivors include his wife, Veronica Hazelwood of Eldena; three sons, Gary (Laura) Hazelwood, Charles Hazelwood, both of Dixon, Jeff (Carolyn) Hazelwood of Gary, IN; one daughter, Lori (Jeff) Raines of Dixon; one foster-son, Gary Swartz of Lanark; two step-daughters, Ashley Woodstrom of Dixon, Amanda Woodstrom of Princeton, MN; 16 grandchildren; and many great grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 2 – 8:00 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2012, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Dixon, with the family present from 2 – 4:00 and 6 – 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home with the Rev. Dr. Vincent O. Marrandino, Director of Pastoral Care at KSB Hospital, Dixon, officiating. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Dixon.
A memorial has been established.