The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

July 14, 2013

Virginia A. Hahn, 91, Selinsgrove


The Daily Item

— SELINSGROVE — Virginia A. Hahn, 91, of 246 Attig Road, passed away at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the Richfield Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center.

A native of Snyder County, she was born April 29, 1922, the daughter of the late Elmer R. Smith and Eva (Benfer) Smith Dersham.

In November 1937, she married D. Norman Hahn in a marriage that lasted for 65 years until his death in June 2003.

Virginia spent most of her life on a farm as a housewife and mother until 1960 when she began working as an LPN in several nursing homes for 28 years, beginning at Blue Hill, Buffalo Valley, Hollie Peace and Rathfon’s, retiring in 1989.

She attended God’s Missionary Church in Sunbury for more than 50 years since it began in 1960.

Virginia is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Ben and Sharon Hahn and Dan and Brenda Hahn; two daughters and one son-in-law,  Joanna Aurand and Esther and Russ Spade; six grandsons and their spouses, Barry and Sherry Hahn, Michael and Joy Hahn, Brian and Ashlee Hahn, Terry and Deserea Aurand, Ted Aurand and Thomas Aurand; 10 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and five nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one stepbrother, Eugene Smith.

Friends and relatives will be received from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets,  Lewisburg, followed by the funeral at 2 with her pastor, Jacob Martin, and assistant pastor, Keith Bunch, officiating.

Burial will follow in Lewisburg Cemetery.

The family will provide flowers and asks that donations in Virginia’s memory be made to God’s Missionary Church, 820 Susquehanna Ave., Sunbury, PA 17801.