Hazel Evenson, 66, of Sheyenne, N.D, died Friday, May 10, 2013, at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, N.D.
Funeral services will be Thursday, May 16 at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Sheyenne. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery, Sheyenne. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford, N.D. A prayer service will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at First lutheran Church in Sheyenne.
Casket Bearers are Don Bonderson, Danny Bonderson, T.J. Logan, Gary Anderson, Doug Smith, Dennis Hegland and Logan Hegland. Honorary Bearer is Mike Loe.
Hazel Bernice Logan was born August 26, 1946, in Sheyenne, the daughter of Thorman and Julia (Bonderson) Logan. She graduated from Sheyenne High School in 1964. On November 2, 1964, she was united in married to Richard Evenson at First Lutheran Church, Sheyenne. They have lived in Sheyenne since their marriage.
Hazel worked first at Lucy’s Café followed by Swift Poultry Processing Plant both of New Rockford. She then began working for Myrtle Kanzelman at the Tastee Freeze in Sheyenne, later working for Toots Oban. In the early 70’s, the Evenson family bought and then operated the Tastee Freeze for 18½ years. They sold it to Blaine and Styke Stenberg. Hazel retired in the mid 90’s.
She was involved with the Card Club, Sheyenne Senior Center, First Lutheran Church Circle, and helped start the Bargain Mart located in the Open Seasons Events Center in Sheyenne. Hazel was also involved in many other community events. In her earlier years she loved to sew clothing and since 1970 until recently had been a Avon representative.
She is survived by her husband Richard; five children, Brian (Tracy), Grand Forks, N.D., Terri (Santisouck), Vancouver, Wash., Sheri (Layne) Evenson, Moorhead, Minn., Jason (Charissa), Burlington, N.D., Mary Evenson, Bismarck, N.D.; 12 grandchildren, Teryn, Holli, Payton, Jazmine, Tori, Daisy, Ramsey, Preston, Conner, Lucas, Tyler and Lexee; one great-granddaughter, Arabella Mae Black; one brother, Thorman (Cheryl) Logan, Jr., Oberon, N.D.
Hazel was preceded in death by her parents and one infant son.
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Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford, is in charge of arrangements.