PLATTSBURGH — AU SABLE FORKS - Hazel S. Shambo, 89, of Au Sable Forks, who was born on July 31, 1924, passed away on May 15, 2014, at Uihlien Living Center in Lake Placid with her family by her side. Hazel worked at International Paper for several years and before that worked at J&J Rogers Company until they closed in 1972.
She loved playing bingo, shopping and traveling with the Senior Citizens of the Au Sable, Keeseville and Peru Clubs. Her true joy was spending time at her camp at Fern Lake.
She is survived by husband, Joseph of Au Sable Forks; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Michael (Pamela) Shambo of Au Sable Forks, and their two children, Corrine and Dexter Shambo, David Shambo of Plattsburgh, and his three children, Keith (Kelly) Shambo of Jay, Stephen (Shannon) Shambo of Jay, and Allie Shambo of Plattsburgh. She is also survived by eight great-grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at Thwaits-Zaumetzer Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, May 19, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Holy Name Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Holy Name Church in Au Sable Forks, N.Y. Online condolences may be made at tzfunerals.com