102nd Birthday

Hazel Hart Hanger

Hazel Hart Hanger

Hazel Hart Hanger celebrated her 102nd birthday Feb. 9 with family and friends at Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center.

Mrs Hanger was born Feb. 9, 1917, on Chenoweth Creek, the daughter of the late Wade and Mabel Isner Hart. She had one brother, the late Arnold Wilson Heart.

On Oct. 16, 1939, she married the late Virgil C. Hanger.

They became the parents of three children, Rebecca Shomo Hintz, Mary Jane Bertelli and the late Bobby Hanger. She also has one grandson, Scott Shomo and wife Danielle; three great-granddaughters, Brooke, Nicole and Khaleesi Shomo; one great-grandson, Christian Neal Shomo; one stepgranddaughter, Christina Bertelli Coleman; and a niece, Jeanne Gardner Hart, who made her home with the Hanger family.

Mrs. Hanger is a member of Elkins Church of God and Family Worship Center, where she served as Sunday school secretary for around 70 years until she retired. Her hobbies include watching TV, and she also loves McDonalds.

Cards may be sent in care of: ERCC, 1175 Beverly Pike, Room 254, Elkins, WV 26241.