Edgar Hahn

Born:Feb 24 1919
Died:Sep 11 2012 (at age 93)In:  Mount Angel, OR
Events in Edgar's life:
1919     Birth
Feb 24 1919
Raised by foster mom Myrtle Mae McChesney Swartz
      Misc: Edgar Willard Hahn, 93, of Salem, Ore., formerly of Oakville, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, in Mount Angel, Ore.||Born in Burlington,Iowa, he was the son of Lemuel E. and Anna Novak Hahn and was raised by his foster mother, Myrtle Mae McChesney Swartz in Middletown. On Sept. 27, 1943, he married Opal Irene Andries.||Mr. Hahn was a tenant farmer in Des Moines, Henry and Louisa counties. He owned and operated a trucking business for 12 years and worked for J. I. Case Co. in Burlington, retiring in March 1982. ||He lived 37 years in Oakville and moved to Salem in 1993.||He served in the Army during World War II and in the military police in Washington, D.C. ||He was of the Christian faith.||He was known as a gentle man. He learned to play harmonica at age 50 following an accident in which he lost a foot and entertained fellow residents at Redwood Heights assisted living facility in Salem and Providence Benedictine Nursing Center in Mount Angel.||He enjoyed friends, listening to music and singing.||Survivors include one daughter, Joanna Stout of Salem.||He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents and two brothers.
1943 Age 24   Marriage to: Opal Irene Hahn (born Andries)
Sep 27 1943
2007 Age 88 Death of wife: Opal Irene Hahn (born Andries)
Salem, OR
Mar 12 2007
2012 Age 93 Death
Mount Angel, OR
Sep 11 2012
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