Catherine V. Hahn, 77


Catherine V. Hahn (nee Winters), 77, of West Bend, passed away Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, in Hernando, Miss., while visiting relatives.

Catherine was born to Dewel and Allie (nee Baker) Winters on Aug. 3, 1933, in Webb, Miss. She married Lester V. Hahn on June 27, 1954, and moved to Sky Ranch Airport in West Bend and later moved to Smith Lake. Catherine taught Sunday school at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Allenton. She loved crossword puzzles, watching game shows, gardening, bowling and was an avid reader. She also enjoyed traveling abroad the Caribbean islands being her favorite.

Catherine is survived by her husband, Lester; children, Lester (Corinne) and Mark (Jan) Hahn; and grandchildren, Lester Jr. (Kimberly), Jeremy (Trisha), Courtney, Brittany, Lauren, Mark Jr. and Meredith. She is further survived by her great-grandson, Logan; and over 100 first cousins; nieces; nephews and friends.

Catherine is preceded in death by her parents; inlaws, Orina and Ervin Hahn; and sister, Norma Gene Hauke.

A memorial service for Catherine will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6430 Highway D in Allenton with the Rev. Steven Bode presiding. Gathering will be at the church only from 10 a.m. until time of service. Inurnment will be at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorials are appreciated to the family.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.