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Hazel Marie (Trotter) Furrow, - February 25, 2015

Hazel Marie (Trotter) Furrow, 78, of North Platte, formerly of Gothenburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Great Plains Health Center in North Platte.
Services took place on Friday Feb. 27, at Govier Bros. Mortuary at Broken Bow with the Rev. Jurdan Counts officiating. Burial was at the Broken Bow Cemetery.
Furrow was born Aug. 12, 1936, to Gary and Mary (Fricke) Trotter at Broken Bow. She grew up in Broken Bow where she graduated from high school in 1955.
She was united in marriage to Virgil Eldon Furrow, and to this union, four children were born.
Furrow and her husband moved to Dunning in 1957 where she worked for Shinn’s Turkey Ranch for 30 years.
In 1991, she and her husband moved to Gothenburg where they enjoyed many years together, the family stated, before her husband’s passing in 1998.
In early 2008, she then moved to North Platte into her own apartment at Linden Estates, where she was able to make many new friends, according to family members. In August of 2008, she started dialysis, and later moved to Centennial Park Retirement Home.
Furrow was preceded in death by: her parents, Gary and Mary; her husband, Virgil; five sisters—Evelyn Trotter, Irene Finney, Effie Schmidt, Pauline Lauer and Jeanette Lindly; four brothers—Gerald Trotter, Herman Trotter, Bobby Trotter and Floyd Trotter; a grandson, Jeremy Trowbridge; great-granddaughter, Gretchen Furrow.
Survivors include: her three sons—Gene (Nellie) Furrow of Brady, Austin Furrow of Riverton, WY, and Kenneth (Natalie) Furrow of North Platte; her daughter, Evelyn (Jim) Davis of North Platte, 10 grandchildren—Craig (Nichole), Cari (Henry), Chance, Lacey (Robert), Ashley (Chance), Kayla (Shadoe), Clinton, Kord, Neela and Lynn (Rito); seven great-grandchildren—Ashford, Mathyis, Gabe, Anthony, Abel, David and Brandon; special friends, Mike and Jan Barner; numerous other family members.