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Hazel Swisher Wiseman, 91, of Newport News

Hazel Swisher Wiseman (Weymouth Funeral Home)

Funeral Service: 12:00 p.m., Monday, November 28, 2022

Location: Weymouth Funeral Home

Hazel Swisher Wiseman, 91, of Newport News, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2022.  She was born in Rockbridge County, Virginia.  She grew up in Fairfield, Virginia and moved to the Peninsula in 1958.  She was a loving mother and homemaker.  She loved preparing meals for her family and friends and baking cakes and cookies for holidays and birthdays.  She later went to work at Siemens Automotive and retired in 1993.  She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church for over 50 years, where she served on the Altar Committee and taught Sunday School.

Hazel was preceded in death by her husband, John Stuart Wiseman; her parents, Hiram Harper Swisher and Sadie Cleo Swisher and three sisters, Virginia Odell Bay, Sylvia Blanche Monahan and Rebecca Swisher.  She is survived by her children, John Stephen Wiseman (Jenny), Michael H. Wiseman (Shirley), Susan W. Deagle (James) and Carolyn M. Wiseman; five grandsons; and several great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

She spent the last 8 years at the Arbors in Port Warwick where she has had many kind friends, including the staff who were wonderful.

We will miss her more than words can say. A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, November 28, 2022 at Weymouth Funeral Home.

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