Karen Lee Hazel, 65, passed away April, 21, 2009 in Burleson, Texas. She was born in Sand Lake, Mich., to Martin and Maxine Muehlhauser. She graduated from Cedar Springs High School in Cedar Springs, Mich., and received her LVN degree from Tarrant County Community College.

She was a member of the Fort Worth and Alvarado Adventist Churches.

She worked as an elementary teacher early in her life.  Later she became a LVN and worked at many Tarrant county area nursing homes including McCart Nursing home, Renaissance Park and Huguley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She is survived by her children, David Hazel, Darren Hazel and Darrel Hazel; her grandchildren, Taylor, Matalyn and BreAnna; mother, Milly Maxine Muehlhauser; brothers, Darrel Muehlhauser and Dennis Muehlhauser; daughters-in-law, Lynn Hazel and Shanda Hazel; and many nieces and nephews.