David R. Hahn 1943-2019


David Robert “Dave” Hahn, 75, of Decatur died at 5:41 am Thursday, February 21, 2019 in Fairhavens Christian Village.

A visitation will be held on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am in St. John’s Lutheran Church (2727 N. Union, Decatur, IL.)  A family led memorial service to follow at 11:00 am in the church. Pastor Adam Ray will officiate. Memorials if desired may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church or to the LSA. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Dave was born in 1943 in Decatur, the son of Robert and Lois Hahn. He retired from Norfolk Southern Railway. Dave served as past president of BRAC #439 and as a legislative officer of NARVRE Unit #77. He was a fan of Decatur Pride Fastpitch Softball, Illini Basketball and the Chicago Cubs. Dave married Pamela Cahill in 1967.

Surviving are his wife, Pamela, daughters, Stephanie Nihiser and partner (Heather Briggs) of Decatur, Jenny Hahn Schnipper (Lanny) of MO., Beth Tatum (Eric) of Decatur; grandchildren, Bobby Nihiser (Kelsey), Miranda and Jackson Tatum, Audrey Schnipper; great grandchildren, Ashtynn and Adalynn Nihiser; step-grandchildren, Michael, Sean and James Briggs; brother, Steve Hahn (Donna); brothers-in-law, Van Cahill (Thora) of Vancouver, WA and Phil Tucker (JoEllen) of Decatur.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister.

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