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Col. Carl M. Hagle

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“Still thinking of Don and now C.M. joins him. Condolences to all and please take comfort in sweet memories. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Phil & Martha Tompkins - TX

“Dear Hagle Family:It is with deepest sadness that I extend my condolences to you on the loss of your beloved. As Chair of the Senate Committee on...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Senator Leticia Van de Putte - TX

3 of 17 | Posted by: MARIE TWINER - SANANTONIO, TX

“We are both sorry to hear that Carl has departed. We know how difficult this is for your entire family and we send you our sympathy. We played alot...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Bill & Monika McKinney - TX

“Holly, we were glad to have known your dad. A great person. ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: Lt Col Lee W and Gayle A Cook, USAF (Ret) - TX

“Joyce & FamilyCarl was such a sweetheart and and his friendship means so very much to both of us. I can hear him now when he telephoned, "Hey Iris,...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Arvel & Iris Seals - San Antonio, TX

“Our sincere condolences at this time of grief. Please be well. ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Renee and Paul Fleurent - TX

“Our thoughts and prayer are with all of you. We know how much he will be missed. We feel like we knew him through David,he was loved by so many. ...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Mike and Karen Moraris - ruidoso, NM

“Donny and I are so sorry for the family's loss of its patriarch. Losing a loved one in death is never easy, and it is always harder on the ones left...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Tammy Alston - Ruidoso, NM

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.Lori, Todd & Colton ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Todd and Lori Robertson & Family - NM

“I remember CM through my parents, Bill and Allene Croft. My father was from Corsicana and went to school with CM and they went to flight school...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: carolyn croft - aurora, CO

“Joyce and Family, The depth of our sorrow is reflection of the happiness Carl brought to our lives,the joy and exhuberance we shared. His memories...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Paul and Glenda Gill - CO

“Sue and I were so sorry to hear about C.M. He was a great Operations Officer with the 59th FIS at Goose Bay. Howard Kidwell ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Howard and Sue Kidwell - Austin, TX

“I can only imagine the joy when my father-in-law embraced his son again. But one thing I'm very certain of. . . .God was smiling! How blessed I am to...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Lynette Hagle - Castroville, TX

“Colonel Hagle:You and Mrs. Hagle first met and were friends of my Mom and Dad at Reese AFB in Lubbock in the early 50's.My fondest days of the Hagle...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Ed Cooper & Family - Austin, TX

“I remember all the fun family times we shared. You always had a cigar in your mouth and loved to play golf. I will miss you Uncle CM. Please give...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Terri Parker Glaser - Sedalia, CO

“Junction and I want to know if you and Don have teed off on your second round of golf? Miss you Pops!! ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Holly Hagle - New Braunfels, TX

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Col. (Ret.) Carl M. Hagle, 88, passed away on June 17, 2009. Carl was born in Dawson, Texas on 17 March 1921, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Mack Hagle. He attended Corsican High School in Corsicana TX, where he then married his longtime childhood sweetheart Joyce Evelyn Parker. Carl and Joyce have been married for over 67 years. In Sept. of 1940 he entered the Army Air Corps and became an aviation cadet in November 1942. In June of 1943, he completed Advanced Pilot Training School at Turner Air Force Base, Georgia, where he received his wings and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant. Carl served in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. He flew 38 combat missions and logged over 100, 000 flying hours in the Military. Carl retired as Base Commander of McConnell AFB, Wichita, KS in 1971. He returned to San Antonio for the next 38 years. Carl Hagle was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Alzafar Shrine for over 50 years, a member of the Golf Unit for 47 years, and a member of the San Antonio Daedalians. He was also a member of the Coker United Methodist Church. Carl was an AVID Golfer and loved to fish. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Juanita Hagins, and Gladys Smalling; and his son, Lt. Col. (Ret.) Donald H. Hagle. Carl is survived by his wife Joyce; sons, Roy David Hagle and Michael K. Hagle; daughter, Holly D. Hagle; daughter-in-law, Lynette Hagle; grandchildren, Kerri and her husband, Dane Bear, Kasey Hagle and Geoffrey Hagle, their mother, Merri Hagle; and great-grandson Gavin Lawrence Bear. The family has asked in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Donald Hagle Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Grapeland Methodist Church PO Box 457, Grapeland, Texas 75844; and Shriners Hospital for Children, 901 N Loop 1604 W, San Antonio, TX 78232.

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