HAHN, Erhard Dietrich
May 2, 1932 – April 18, 2015
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Erhard Dietrich Hahn, Husband, Father, Grandpa and Opa (Great Grandpa) on April 18, 2015, two weeks shy of his 83rd birthday.
He will be greatly missed by his wife of 62 years, Carol; daughter Lynn and son Brian (Teresa); grandchildren Amanda (Chris), Priscilla (Steve), Melissa (Marlin), Lindsay (Luke), Daniel and Mathew; great grandchildren Meckenzie, Mylin, Nixon, Lauren, Alyssa and Zoey; siblings Erna, Art (Lorraine), Adina (Al), Betty (Terry); sister-in law Addie and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Erhard was born on May 2, 1932 in Biggar, Saskatchewan. He grew up on farms in Alberta; first at South Cooking Lake and later at Gull Lake. In 1952 he joined the Edmonton City Police, at the time, the youngest recruit ever hired. Upon his retirement he was Deputy Chief of the Operations Bureau. He never really retired; He continued working for the Government of Alberta as Director of Law Enforcement, the Driver Control Board, he work as a consultant and even sold real estate. He was a mentor and great friend to many.
Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 2:00 pm, Serenity Funeral Service Chapel (4715-50 Ave, Wetaskiwin, AB).
In lieu of flowers donations in Erhard’s memory can be made to Wetaskiwin Health Foundation Palliative Care Unit (6910-47 Street, Wetaskiwin, AB).