Hazel L. Link
July 24, 1929 – January 16, 2016
Hazel L. Link, age 86, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully while surrounded by her loved ones on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
Born in Independence, Virginia on July 24, 1929, Hazel was the daughter of the late Frank and Bertha M. (Burris) Osborne. She was a talented homemaker who devoted her life to raising her family.
Fantastically creative, Hazel possessed the most amazing artistic skills and enjoyed both painting and sewing. She could captivate a room with her knack for storytelling. A whiz in the kitchen, Hazel loved creating delicious home-cooked meals. She adored spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren whom she cherished.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Frank J. Link who died in 2004. Hazel is survived by her children, Sandra L. Rhoads (James) of Aston, PA and Frank W. Link (Ella) of Wilmington, DE; 7 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Thursday morning, January 28, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:30 am until 11:30 am. Interment will follow in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.