MOUNT VERNON — Hazel Ann Riley, 11 months old daughter of Kayla Riley, passed on from this earth unexpectedly Tuesday, March 5, 2019.

Hazel was the perfect baby, always happy, had the most beautiful smile, an infectious laugh and was always on the go. Her big beautiful eyes were always watching and she loved playing ball and liked being outdoors when the weather was nice.

Besides her mother, Hazel is survived by her maternal grandparents, Theresa (Rodney) Ewers of Mount Vernon and Dale (Karen Snider) Riley of Newark; maternal great-grandmother, Pam (Cornel) Plebani; cousins, Laini Kuehner, Avery Kuehner, Riley Pilotti, Kelcy Pilotti, Morgan Pilotti and Emberly Fowler; and her canine protectors, Maddie and Apollo.

Hazel was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandparents, Bill “Buzz” Thompson, Joyce Thompson, Larry Riley and Denny Foster.

The family will observe a private burial in Mound View Cemetery. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is handling services for the family of Hazel Ann Riley.
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