- Grove City, Pennsylvania

August 27, 2013

Hazel Irene Ricche

Centenarian, homemaker, was of Methodist faith

Allied News

GROVE CITY — Hazel Irene Ricche, formerly of the Juniata area of Altoona, and College View Towers, Grove City, died at 9:05 a.m. Tuesday (7-30-13) at Trinity Living Center, Grove City. She was 100.

She was born in Hopewell, Huntington County, Pa. to Charles Roy and Pearl Gares Dodson. She married Angelo Ricche in 1932. He preceded her in death May 5, 1969.

A homemaker, she was a Methodist.

She is survived by: two daughters, Dolores Steele and her husband Robert G., Grove City; and Dorothy Kephart and husband Frederick, Macedonia, Ohio; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a grandson, David Steele.


Hazel Irene, 100, formerly of Juniata area of Altoona and College View Towers, Grove City.

Calling hours: Were Thursday (8-1-13) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.

Service: Funeral service was Thursday (8-1-13) in the funeral home, with the Rev. Amy Worline, chaplain of Trinity Living Center, Grove City, officiating.

Burial: Blair Memorial Park Inc., Bellwood, Pa.

Obituary was published Aug. 3, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.