Services:Have been held.
Mr. Wayne Hahn, 79, of Portales, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, at his home.
He was born on July 7, 1924, in Portales, to Elver and Alvin Hahn.
He was a lifelong resident of Portales. He married Louise Barber on June 24, 1944, in Lubbock. They operated their dairy farm together for many years. He raised Appaloosa cutting horses and show sheep. One of his cutting horses was among the top 10 cutting horses in the nation in 1965, family members said.
He was a member of the Central Christian Church. He served as a county commissioner for two terms, and was one of the founding board members of the Roosevelt County Little Wranglers. He also served on the advisory board for the First National Bank. He was chosen as an Honorary Chapter Farmer and Honorary State Farmer for FFA, and was a 4-H leader for the Horse Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Glen Robert Hahn; a sister, Isla Ruth Hahn; and by his wife.
He is survived by three sons, Charles Hahn (and wife, Susan) of Phoenix, Harold Hahn (Beth) of El Paso and Carl Hahn (Diann) of Clovis; two daughters, June Johnson of Houston and Janice Cowen (Gaylen) of Portales; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers, Kenneth Hahn of Roswell, A.L. Hahn of Marble Falls, Texas, and Fred Hahn of Granbury, Texas; and a sister, Wynema Shelby of Abilene, Kan.
Kenneth Broad and Allen Conner will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Portales Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Wendell and Monte Best, Charles Good, Buck Wilson, Jim Russell and Pat Boone.
Honorary pallbearers will be his many friends.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.