James A. Hahs

    December 25, 1940  -  September 15, 2010

Life Legacy

James A. Hahs, age 69, of West Grove, PA, formerly of Lewes, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 15, 2010, at Churchman Village in Newark, DE. He was born in Camden, NJ on Wednesday, December 25, 1940, son of the late James Andrew Hahs, Jr. and Kathleen Ashton Hahs. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Joyce Kirk.

James proudly served his country with the U.S. Air Force in Vietnam. Following the service, he graduated from Delaware State College in 1969 and Rutgers School of Law in 1972.

Before moving to Lewes, DE, he was a resident of West Grove, PA for 15 years. While in Lewes, he enjoyed photography, bird watching, classical music and having a good cup of morning coffee with his friends on the beach. He especially enjoyed spending time with his four grandchildren.

He is survived by four children: James A. Hahs, II, Christopher A. Hahs, Michelle L. Dunn and husband Gerald, and Jonathan M. Hahn and wife Alison; and four grandchildren: Shawn Horner, Ariel and Dylan Dunn, and Madison Hahs.

Memorial Services will be held on Monday, September 20, 2010, at 2:00 PM, at Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, 16961 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE with military honors. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday beginning at 1:00 PM. Entombment will be private at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, DE.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tunnell Cancer Center, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958.

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Born: December 25, 1940

Place of Birth: Camden, NJ

Death: September 15, 2010

Place of Death: Newark, DE

Hobbies: The Beach, Photography,birdwatching, classical music, his grandchildren

This memorial provided by:
Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium
Lewes, DE