Donald Hanna

HANNA, Donald C., age 84, of New Martinsville, WV, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV, surrounded by family.

He was born May 10, 1929, in Bridgeport, OH, the son of the late Frank Charles and Edme Rader Hanna.

He was a graduate of Bellaire High School and was an employee of PPG Industries for 42 years, working in and managing several departments. While employed at PPG, he assisted in plant start-ups around the world in Japan, Puerto Rico, Italy, in addition to Lake Charles, LA.

Don was a charter member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Steelton, serving on various committees while a member; and also a member of Moose Lodge #931 in New Martinsville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Bruce Hanna; and his sister, Karol Schambach.

Surviving are his beloved wife of 62 years, Patricia Barth Hanna; three sons, Steven P. Hanna and his wife Pam of Wadsworth, OH, David A. Hanna and his wife Jodi of Williamsburg, VA and Joseph C. Hanna and his wife Penny of New Martinsville. Don is also survived by seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 20th, from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service at 11 a.m. at the New Martinsville United Methodist Church, 10 Howard Jeffers Drive, New Martinsville, with Pastor Sean Smith officiating.

Friends and family are invited to celebrate his life at the service with a reception to follow.

Memorial contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 196 N. State Route 2, Box 216, New Martinsville, WV 26155.

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