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Faye Hahn

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 1:15 a.m. CST

LAKE PLACID, Fla. – Faye Hahn, 98, of Lake Placid, formerly of Dixon, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at her home. She was a seamstress at the Dixon State School before her retirement.

Faye was born March 11, 1914, in Grand Chain, the daughter of Arch E. and Cora Mae (Peck) Miller. She married Clyde Thomas on March 11, 1933, in Bloomington. He preceded her in death on May 5, 1969. She married Howard Hahn on Dec. 31, 1979, in Nachusa. He preceded her in death on July 16, 2005. Faye enjoyed working crossword puzzles and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.

Survivors include two sons, Clyde Eugene (Valerie) Thomas of Downers Grove and Glen Edward (Dianne) Thomas of Okeechobee, Fla.; one daughter, Helen Hufford of Moore Haven, Fla.; 13 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Faye also was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and a sister.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., Thursday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. Burial will be at Emmert Cemetery in Nachusa.

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