James Hanna

Obituary of James Douglas Hanna


Peacefully, at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury, on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, James Douglas “Jim” Hanna, of Wardsville, formerly of Kitchener, passed away at the age of 86.  Beloved husband of Eileen (née Hartwick) for 61 years.  Dear father of Jane (Don) Rumig of St. Jacobs, Dennis Hanna of Cambridge,  Doug (Jeannette) Hanna of Kitchener and Randy Hanna of Wardsville.  Cherished grandfather of: Donald, Brandon, Angela, Melinda, Jimmy, Teri-Lynn, Tiffanie (Ryan) and Rachel (Dave) and great-grandfather of: Brandy, Bree, Austin, Brice, Caiden, Calisi, Lilly and Braeden.  Jim is survived by his brother Herb (Rosaline) Hanna of Waterloo.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his brothers; Bob (late Ida) Hanna, Bill (Maxine) Hanna and Chuck Hanna and sisters; Helen (late Ed) Lusch and Alice (late Stuart) Steadman. 


Jim was born on August 7, 1934 in Kitchener, Ontario.  He was the son of the late Robert Hanna and Helen (née Gardiner).  Following a career in furniture manufacturing for La-Z-Boy, Jim and Eileen retired to the Lakewood Trailer Park in Port Glasgow.  Jim and Eileen were dedicated members of Iona Christian Fellowship.


Private Services will be held with cremation to follow.  If desired, donations by cheque to Iona Christian Fellowship would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF RODNEY (519-785-0810).  Condolences online at www.westelginfuneralhome.com

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