Hazel T. Bessett, nee Borst, age 85, of St. John, IN, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Clifford H. Bessett. Devoted mother of Bonnie (Bob) Lewis, Rick (Pam) Bessett, and Tammy Barnes. Proud grandmother of 9; Great-grandmother of 10. Dear sister of Leo (Nancy) Borst, David (Sandra) Borst, late Pearl (late Ralph) Regh, late Leona (Joe) Bolda, late Gloria Marchetti, late Bob (Kitty) Borst. Kind aunt of many nieces and nephews. Memorial visitation Sunday, July 29, 2012 from 2:00 P.M. until the time of the memorial service at 7:00 P.M. at the Smits Funeral Home 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt. 30 & Pleasant Springs Lane) Dyer, IN 46311. Interment Private.