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Mickey Joe Hahn

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

MORRISON – Mickey Joe Hahn, 63, of Morrison, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Morrison Community Hospital.

He was born April 16, 1950, in Sterling, the son of Leonard and Mary (Miller) Hahn. He was a 1968 graduate of Sterling High School. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He married Barbara J. Leach on June 9, 1972, in Sterling. He was employed at the former R.B. & W., and later at Reliant Fastner in Rock Falls. For the past 10 years, he worked at Rocktenn Co. in Clinton, Iowa. He had served as a Morrison Little League coach for many years. He was a diehard St. Louis Cardinals fan and a Chicago Bears fan.

Surviving are his wife, Barb of Morrison; his daughter, Christeen E. (Frank) Thayer Jr. of Sterling; his mother, Mary Hahn of Morrison; his sister, Sandy (Bill) Blevins of Sterling; and three granddaughters, Brennah Zuidema and Emily and Allison Thayer.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial with military honors will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

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