Hazel E. Penn Reed, 86

Hazel E. Penn Reed, 86, of Wabash, died at 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. 

She was born June 28, 1929, in Mentone, to Walter and Terzah (Alshouse) DeTurk.

She retired from General Tire in Wabash after 28 years. She was a member of the First Church of God in Wabash and the Barnabas Ministries at the church. Hazel also enjoyed reading. 

She is survived by two children, Sonia (Alan) Strevy of Fort Wayne,  and Phil (Melanie) Penn of Wabash; two brothers, Clarence DeTurk of Winona Lake, and Lewis (Lilly) DeTurk of Peru; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, and four brothers.

Graveside services and burial will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, 1100 Manchester Ave, Wabash, with Pastor Robb Rensberger officiating.  Friends may call 5 - 7 pm, Wednesday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Barnabas Ministries.

The memorial guest book for Hazel  may be signed at


Posted on 2015 Oct 06