On April 24, 2008, HAZEL FRANCE, of Catonsville, age 86. Born March 11, 1922 in Maryland she was the daughter the late James Richard and Ruby Elizabeth (nee Harris) Miller. She enjoyed square dancing, knitting and sewing. Beloved wife of Lawrence E. France; devoted mother of Lawrence D. France and the late Sylvia Ellen France. Also surviving is a brother, James E. Miller; nieces Dorothy Handwerk and Betty Blinco; nephew, Rick Miller. In addition to her parents and daughter Hazel was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Duvall. Family and friends may call on Wednesday from 6 to 8 PM at STERLING-ASHTON-SCHWAB-WITZKE FUNERAL HOME OF CATONSVILLE, INC.; 1630 Edmondson Avenue; Catonsville, MD 21228. A Memorial Service will be Wednesday 8 PM at the funeral home. Interment will be private. In Lieu of Flowers Memorial contributions may be made to Emanuel United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 6517 Frederick Road Catonsville, MD 21228.