KayLene Hahn
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Obituary of KayLene Hahn



Kay Lene Hahn, daughter of John Wesley and Frances Anna (Gnagy) Whitney, was born August 12, 1941, in Beatrice, Nebraska. She passed into the loving arms of Jesus on March 15, 2019, at the age of 77.

Kay Lene attended the Pleasant Valley "Frog Pond" District #3 rural grade school in Norton County and graduated from the Norton Community High School. She also attended Ft. Hays State College. On February 5, 1961, Kay Lene married her sweetheart, Richard Harold Hahn in the Norton Christian Church. In August 1961, they moved to Ft. Riley, Kansas, during the Berlin Crisis. In 1962, they began their life of farming in Furnas County, Nebraska, before returning to Norton in 1968, where they made their home on the farm two miles east of Norton. There they raised their family of six children. Her loving husband, Dick, passed away April 22, 2015.

Kay Lene was a member of the Norton Christian Church where she taught Sunday School after her kids were grown and also attended a Bible Study group. She had been a member of the local Child Study Club and the 4-H Busy Beavers.

Survivors include: her six children, Richard Kyle Hahn, Randall Kurt (Cyndi) Hahn, Rodney Kent (Julie) Hahn, Kayla (Kevin) Wurm, Ronald Kevin (Leigh Ann) Hahn, and Robert Kendall (Magali) Hahn; two brothers, John Whitney and Evan (Barb) Whitney; four sisters, Anita Wyatt, Janet Meyers, Neva Jo (Garrett) Beydler, and Patricia (Scott) Smiley; 21 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; other relatives and many friends.

Kay Lene was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and her parents-in-law, Harold and Glenda Hahn.

VISITATION – Wednesday, March 20, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home – 215 W. Main – Norton, KS

FUNERAL SERVICE – Thursday, March 21, 2019 – 10:30 a.m.

PLACE – Norton Christian Church – 208 N. Kansas – Norton, KS

INTERMENT – Norton Cemetery – Norton, KS

MEMORIAL – Norton Christian Church

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