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Obituary: Hazel Mae Thorsted Broadhead

Hazel Mae Thorsted Broadhead 1918 ~ 2005 Hazel Mae Thorsted Broadhead; our beloved mother, grandmother, and friend peacefully finished her journey in this life on September 25, 2005 at the age of 86. Hazel was born in Drummond, Idaho on October 29, 1918 the youngest child of Harold Peter and Anna Christina Madsen Thorsted. She spent her early years in St. Anthony, Idaho where she met Dean A. Broadhead. They were married on December 16, 1939 and later sealed in the Idaho Falls Temple, but divorced in 1966. From 1949 until 1966 the family resided in Indianapolis, Indiana. Hazel worked for many years in the membership department of the LDS Church, and for KTVX Television in Salt Lake. She was blessed with five children; Judith (Richard) Golightly, Phillip Dean Broadhead, J. Paul (Lee) Broadhead, Gary Dean Broadhead, Teresa (Jerry) Rechtenbach; 14 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; and, one great-great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by sons Phillip and J. Paul; her parents; brothers Arthur, Howard, Grant, Teddy; and, granddaughter Leslie Anne. Funeral services will be held Tuesday September 27, 2005 at the Taylorsville 8th Ward LDS Chapel at 1495 West Tamarack Road (4567 South) at 12:00 PM. A viewing will be held at the Taylorsville 8th Ward building on Monday September 26, 2005 from 7:00 to 9:00 in the evening, and for one hour prior to the funeral service. Interment will be at the Memorial Estates Cemetery, 6500 South Redwood Road. Special thanks to her personal nurse Carolyn Davey; Cottonwood Hospital doctors and nurses and her social worker Brenda; Woodland Park Care Center Linda, Kris, and Jackie; and, lifelong friend Merle Parker.