The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

October 2, 2013

Robert Dean Hannan Sr.


COVINGTON, Ind. — Robert Dean Hannan Sr., 62, of Indianapolis, formerly of Covington, Ind., passed away on Sept. 27, 2013, at Indiana University Hospital in Avon, Ind.

He was born on July 8, 1951, in Clinton, Ind., to Harold and Edith Ashby Hannan.

He married Donna M. Seyfert on Sept. 25, 2004, at the Wabash Chapel in Covington, Ind. She survives.

Also surviving are a stepson, Caleb Gibbs; two nephews, Bill Hannan and Ed Hannan; four nieces, Linda Kennedy, Genevra Field, Anita Westlund and Georgia Patterson; sister-in-law, Helen Hannan; several cousins; and close friends, Glen Davis, Ray Engle, and Ann, Mark and Matt Mosesso.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, William Hannan, George Hannan and Harold Hannan.

Bob was an over-the-road truck driver for over 20 years. He had most recently worked for Venture Logistics in Indianapolis until 2011.

A memorial service for Robert Dean Hannan Sr. will begin at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, Oct. 4, at the Wabash Chapel in Covington, Ind. Pastor Paul Kirby will officiate. Cremated rites have been accorded by Sunset’s Covington Chapel. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Foundation.

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