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Regina M. Hann, 86, of Columbia City, passed away at 4:15 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Morristown Manor, Morristown. Born Dec. 28, 1926 in Everett, Pa., she was the daughter of Walter A. and Viola Belle (Twigg) Rice.
She attended Uniontown High School, Uniontown, Pa. On March 9, 1956, she married Rev. Raymond W. Hann in Phillips, Pa. She was a cashier at the Sweeney Ford Dealership for 11 years in Uniontown and worked at Rofeyâ€™s Home Furnishing Company in Uniontown. After her marriage, she and her husband ministered in Pennsylvania, then in Ohio before moving to Indiana in 1969. In Indiana, they ministered in Beech Grove, Stringtown, Anderson and Columbia City. Later, she became a member of North Manchester Church of the Nazarene.
Surviving relatives include her daughter, Donna Rae (Ronald) Wilson of New Palestine; son, Mark A. (Sheila) Hann of North Manchester; sisters, Erma (Douglas) Adamson of Brownsville, Pa., and Phyllis Rice of Indianapolis; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and infant son, Walter.
Visitation will be Monday from 10 a.m. to noon with a funeral service following at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Dr., Columbia City. Burial will follow at South Park (Annex) Cemetery. Visit www.demoneygrimes.com to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.