Herman R. Hanlin
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Herman R. Hanlin
  • July 22, 1925 - March 31, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Herman R. Hanlin, 91, passed away on Friday, March 31, 2017. He was born on July 22, 1925, a son of the late Charles and Verna Marie (Morgan) Hanlin. He worked at American Electric Power as a substation foreman. He was a member of Grabill Missionary Church and loved being outdoors and all the activities that go along with it. Surviving family include his daughters, Amber (Jerry) Stieglitz and Paula Hanlin; grandchildren, Bree (Greg) Wurm and Brandon Watson; great grandchildren, Brooklyn, Zachery, Tristen; and sisters, Geraldine, Lois Jean, and Joan. Besides his parents, he was preceded in passing by his wife, Gladys (Mitchell) Hanlin; a daughter, Terry Hanlin; a grandson Zachary; and a brother, Donald Hanlin. Funeral service will be 11:00 am on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Greenlawn Funeral Home, 6750 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne with a gathering of friends and family starting at 10:00 am. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to American Alzheimer's Association or Make-A-Wish Foundation.