Hazel June Lykins, 83 of Springfield, died at 2:10 am, Monday, August 14, 2017 at Auburn Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born January 27, 1934 in Hiwasse, AR, to Newman Earl and Sophia Jane (Scribner) Crouch. She married Robert C. Lykins, Sr., veteran of the Korean War, on March 30, 1957 and he preceded her in death on October 20, 1989.
Survivors include her four children; Randy (Roberta) Lykins of Springfield, Judy Dobson of Springfield, Ron (Linda) Lykins of Petersburg and Julie (John) Kain of Rochester; one step-son, Robert C. Lykins, Jr. of Springfield, five grandchildren; one step-grandchild; two great grandchildren; two sisters, Billie Knight of Springfield and Donnie Neely of Zanoni, MO and one half-sister, Mildred Steidley of Jefferson City, MO, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one grandson, Daniel Snow and one brother, Earl H. Crouch.
Hazel was a resident of Springfield since 1956 and was a homemaker as well as an avid quilter and handywoman.
Visitation: 11 am – 1 pm Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.
Burial will be at a later date at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time: 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
Staab Funeral Home - Springfield
Camp Butler National Cemetery, at a later date.
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I am sorry for your dear loss Randy and Judy,you are in my prayers sharlett
Julie & John: Praying for you and your families at this sorrowful time. Please know that I'll keep your mother and your family in my prayers. May memories of your mother comfort you during this time. She must have been a truly wonderful person to have raised such a caring & giving daughter such as yourself.
Our sympathy goes out to Julie (our dear daughter-in-law) and her family at this sad time.
Christie C posted on 8/18/17
I am deeply sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May the God of all comfort help you to cope during this difficult time. (2 Corinthians 1:4)