Hazel Myrtle Allen, 92, passed to her reward July 30, 2020, at her home in Hugoton, KS. Hazel was born September 29, 1927 in a tar paper home in Grant County, Kansas to her parents Stanley and Geraldine Wolf Basler. Hazel attended a country school in Ulysses. Hazel married her husband of 58 years, James Leland Allen in California on December 6, 1944. After Leland was discharged from the Marines, they began their life in Ulysses. Hazel worked at Sullivan elevator for several years and worked together with her husband in the farming and cattle business.
Hazel was a lifetime resident of Ulysses and Hugoton. A member of the First Church of God in Hugoton where she dedicated many volunteer hours. She enjoyed many years of creating seasonal home decorations and hosting craft shows in her home.
Hazel is survived by 2 sons, Jim and wife Patti Allen of Garden City, KS., Larry and wife Becky Allen of Hugoton, KS.; 12 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and 1 great grandchild, 1 sister Vera Hayden of Quitman, TX. and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Leland Allen, April 5, 2002; son, Don Allen; granddaughter, Schana Martine; brother; Frank Basler and sister, Mary Morris.
A memorial has been established for the St. Catherine Hospice. Memorials may be mailed to Robson Funeral Home, PO Box 236, Hugoton, KS 67951
Memorial service will be held at a later date.
Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 10 AM at Ulysses Cemetery, Ulysses, KS.
Friends may sign register book on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 from 10 AM to 8 PM at Robson Funeral Home, Hugoton.