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Dear Hazel
You were my mother-in-law for over 20 years and I will never forget you. There are so many memories of you with the kids. You always enjoyed being involved in their lives whether it be sports or just talking. They loved to talk to you about your past. You were a grandmother that everyone wanted. Thank you for being my "MOM". for so many years. I learned to cook many of your specialty items and still do til this

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Posted by: Shari Ford - South Bend, IN   Dec 01, 2011

Thanks for being my lifetime best friend. Always willing to listen, share in the joys and challenges life has to offer. Your no nonsense approach to challenges and childlike enthusiasm for the joys of life are gifts I will forever cherish and recall often.
I am smiling as I recall our years of geopolitical and historical conversations.
Most people have no idea of your insatiable interest in our world.
I will miss our conversation.
I 'm going to miss you terribly, Mom. However you

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Posted by: Joe Williams - Indianapolis, IN - first born   Dec 01, 2011

I love you Grammy. I will miss you dearly. Thank you for being not only my Grandmother but for being my friend. Thanks for the strength, love, and courage you gave me not only as my grandmother but as a women. Thanks for the beautiful memories that I will hold dear forever. Thanks for the stories of the past, stories of the palm trees, and all the hurricane phone calls you took from me. Thanks for being my grammy. Until we meet again....I love you.

Posted by: Suzette Bartylla - mishawaka, IN - Granddaughter   Dec 01, 2011

This overview was simply about a girl...a girl who built her own future. She was creative, articulate and passionate with her thoughts and her accomplishments. She survived more of what most could...from sheer determination. I liked that about her. But... mostly loved that she was just a "girl" that loved one man. Celebrating you MOM and you reuniting with our DAD, Ed.....Love you.....Jan Carol

Posted by: Jan Desin - West Palm Beach, FL - Daughter   Dec 01, 2011

Dear Williams Family,

There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled that you have chosen our family to care for your family during this time. It is our hope that we have been able, in some small way, to lighten your burden and give proper reverence to a life lived. Please let us know if we can be of further service.


Brian and Bruce Buchanan
4th Generation Owners

Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - Indianapolis, IN   Nov 29, 2011