Parker Hann, 82

JUNE 11, 1929-DEC. 25, 2011

December 26, 2011

Parker Hann, 82, of Harrisonville, Pa., passed away Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at his residence.

Parker was born in Harrisonville on June 11, 1929, the son of the late Reuben C. and Della (Schetrompf) Hann.

He was the husband of Alice H. (Helsel) Hann, whom he married May 29, 1950.

Mr. Hann served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Brownson during the Korean War, was a member of the Sideling Hill Christian Church, Needmore, Pa., VFW Post 655 of McConnellsburg, Pa., the Teamsters Union in Harrisburg, Pa., and also was a 32nd degree Mason.

He was a barber in McConnellsburg for a number of years, a retired millwright from Mack Trucks in Hagerstown, Md., after working there for 16 years, and was a farmer all of his life.

Parker also was instrumental in starting the Great Cove Golf Course in McConnellsburg.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sister, Mary Louise Vance of Harrisonville; brother, Reuben D. Hann of Harrisonville; half sister, Audrey Weeder of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.  

He was preceded in death by sons, Rory Parker and Timothy David Hann; sister, Dorothy Carl; and brothers, Herbert and Harold Hann.

A religious service at Sideling Hill Christian Church, Needmore, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, with Pastor William Swope officiating.

Interment will be at Sideling Hill Christian Cemetery, Needmore.

There will be visitation Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. There will also be visitation one hour before the service Thursday at the church.

Military services will be conducted by the Fulton Honor Guard.

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