HomerJ. Hanna, 90, of Roeland Park, KS, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
There will be a private family service. An inurnment will take place at the Johnson County Memorial Gardens, Overland Park, KS.
Homer was born in Ottawa, KS, on July 5, 1923, to Raymond and Ruth (Olsen) Hanna. He graduated from Carthage, MO High School in 1941. He joined the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1942 and served as a pilot in World War II.
He was united in marriage to Maxine Wallick on September 8, 1945, in Midland, TX. He attended the University of Arkansas, graduating in 1949 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He worked for Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company for 37 years, retiring in 1985.
Homer was a lifetime member of ASME and the Engineers Club of Kansas City. He volunteered his time to ARCare, Inc, an advocacy and service organization for handicapped citizens.
Homer was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Maxine (Wallick) Hanna, and son, Raymond Hanna, of Lenexa, KS.
Memorial contributions may be sent to ARCare, Inc, 8417 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 107, Overland Park, KS 66212.
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Maxine, I am so sorry I didn't know Homer had passed away. My condolences to you and Ray. He was such a part of my life in the late 70s and 80s. He will always be the best part of my memories of B&McD. I will say some special prayers for you and Ray at this very sad time of your life. Hope you do remember me. Bev Gardner
Posted by: A friend May 04, 2014
Homer was an active and thoughtful contributor in the early years of the Arcare Organization. He spent many years on the Board of Directors volunteering his time as our treasurer. We are grateful for the time and talent he shared with Arcare. We are saddened by his passing and extend our thoughts and prayers to Maxine and Ray. Barb Helm, Executive Director, Arcare, Inc.