Hazel Dimitroff, age 94, of Johnson Creek, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Watertown, Wis. She was born on Nov. 26, 1919, in Hillsboro, Wis., the daughter of Fred and Ethel (Leatherberry) Sormrud. Hazel was baptized and confirmed of the Lutheran faith. She was united in marriage to Rodney Dimitroff for over 60 years. He then preceded her in death. She lived in Milwaukee, Wis., Northridge, Calif., Hartland, Wis., and Johnson Creek, Wis.
She is survived by one sister, Nancy McKnight of Lengby, Minn.; two nieces, Sandra (Fred) Alvardo of Oconomowoc, Wis., and Cathy (Ken) Gunvalson of Gonvick, Minn.; two nephews, Sean (Lorie) McKnight of Fosston, Minn., and Wayne (Lib) Sormrud of Jefferson, Wis. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Rodney; and her two brothers, Morlan and Sherman.
A Time of Remembrance for Hazel will be held on Saturday, August 2 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Divine Passage Funeral Home, 175 N Douglas Street, in Ripon. Funeral services will be held at 11:45 a.m. on Sunday, August 3 at Sunset Ridge Assisted Living in Johnson Creek, Wis. Friends and family may visit at Sunset Ridge Assisted Living from 10:45 until the time of the services. Burial will be held on Monday, Aug. 4 at 1:00 p.m. at Mount Vernon Cemetery in Hillsboro, Wis. Divine Passage Funeral Home is proudly serving the Dimitroff family. divinepassagefunerals.com