May 30, 1926-Aug. 13, 2012
CURRIE - Mass of Christian Burial for Suzanne M. Hahn, 86, of Currie, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the St. Paul's Catholic Church in Walnut Grove. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the Almlie Funeral Home in Tracy, with a CCW rosary at 6 p.m. and a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. with visitation continuing one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. The Almlie Funeral Home of Tracy is handling the arrangements for the family.
She died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, as the result of an automobile accident in Murray County.
Suzanne Mary Hahn was born May 30, 1926, to Jules and Lydia (Samyn) Lauwers on the family farm in rural Marshall, Lyon County. She was baptized, received Holy Communion and was confirmed at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Suzanne attended country school and then Tracy High School, graduating in 1944. After graduation, she went to the Minnesota School of Business in Minneapolis for two years, receiving her degree in office management.
On Jan. 29, 1955, Suzanne married George Hahn in St. Paul. They made their home on a farm south of Walnut Grove. Suzanne was a homemaker and helped on the farm most of her life. She continued to live on the farm to this day. She was a founding charter member of St. Paul's Catholic Church in Walnut Grove and was active with the Ladies Guild.
Suzanne enjoyed gardening, polka music, reading and keeping up with current events, feeding birds, and loved her dogs, which were always Dachshunds. She loved socializing with her family, friends and neighbors.
Suzanne is survived by her three children, Don Hahn of Currie, Tom (and Brenda Stynski) Hahn of Marshall and Julie (and Shawn Hofer) Hahn of Sioux Falls, S.D.; four grandchildren, Melissa, Donovan (and Kristi), Jacqueline and Angela Hahn; two great-grandchildren, Hayley and Bailey Hahn; one sister, Yvonne Christenson of Marshall; nieces, cousins and a host of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jules and Lydia, husband, George, son, Robert, brother-in-law, Joe Derynck, and daughter-in-law, Peggy.
Blessed be her memory.