Hazel G. Kukuk, 90, of Geneseo, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at her residence. A funeral service to celebrate her life will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 8 at Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, in Geneseo. Elder Mark Larson will preside. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, in Geneseo. A visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at the funeral home.
Hazel was born on Dec. 1, 1928, in Annawan, the daughter of Martin and Eva (Cross) Davis. She was united in marriage to Lowell H. Kukuk on Feb. 28, 1954. He preceded her in death in 1982. Hazel and her husband farmed together for 30 years in rural Geneseo. Hazel enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, yard work, working jigsaw puzzles, and reading. Hazel was a dedicated and faithful member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Rose (Max) Williams, of Geneseo; and brother, William Davis, of Bartonville. Hazel was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lowell; two brothers; and four sisters.