Hazel M. Sixt, 94, passed away on March 16, 2013. She was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, the daughter of the late Frank and Lillian Helt. In 1944 she married Robert Sixt in Dayton, Ohio, where she was a telephone operator at the Army Air Corps Patterson Field. She moved with her family from Cleveland, Ohio to Sheffield in 1961. She recently resided at the Ruth M. Smith Center, Sheffield. She was a member of the Sheffield United Methodist Church, an avid traveler with the "Tionesta Travelers", and a member of the "Apple Siders" square dance group.