James  Hahn
James Hahn

Visitation: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Christ Community Church, 37W100 Bolcum Road St. Charles, IL 60175

Service: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 at 12:00 PM at Christ Community Church

Burial Location: South Elgin Cemetery


Jim Hahn, age 73, of Huntley, formerly of Elgin, was received into the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, December 1, 2012.

Jim proudly served in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Randolph.

He retired from Illinois Bell after 37 loyal years, and worked 16 additional years for Elgin Medi Transport. Jim was a member of Christ Community Church in St. Charles and served with The Sonshine Boys of Sun City in Huntley.

Beloved husband of Ruth Ann Hahn for 33 years. Dear brother of Ronald Hahn and JoAnn O’Leary. Proud father of Sherry Soderberg, Rene (Ray Fritz) Hahn, Michael (Karin) Hahn, Jennifer (Daniel) Straka, John (Sonja) Hahn, and daughter-in-law Yvonne Gunn. Cherished grandfather of Brandy, Brianna, Heidi, Kate, Grace, Trevor, Charlie, and Kailyn.

Preceded in death by his parents John and Melba Hahn, his first wife Margaret Hahn, and his son David Gunn.

His memory will be treasured.

Funeral Service will be at Noon, Wednesday December 5th at Christ Community Church, 37W100 Bolcum Rd., St. Charles, IL 60175. Burial at South Elgin Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday at Christ Community Church from 9:00am until the start of the Service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to The Pepper Family Hospice Home of Barrington or Wayside Cross Mission of Elgin are appreciated.

To send an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral homes obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060 or at


Nancy Winter from Elgin IL

"I knew Jim from the phone company and later drove also for Elgin Medi, and enjoyed knowing him for all these years...he had such a unique sense of humor and was just a quiet, gentle man. My deepest condolences to his family."

Julie Collins from St Charles IL

"I am so sorry to hear of your father's passing. I know he was an inspiration and a wonderful role model to all. The most important things you can be in life is to live and love well.


Nancy Svendsen from Algonquin IL

Please accept my sympathy on Jim's home going. I'm unable to come on Wednesday, but will lift you and your family up in prayer, especially these next few weeks. What a testimony Jim had right up until the end!

Jim & Lorraine McGuire from Huntley IL

"Jim was such a nice man, his smiling face will be missed. May he be at rest now "

Roger & Diane Kubitz from Huntley IL

"Our thoughts and prayers are with Ruth and her family."

Al & Mary Novak from Huntley IL

"Jim was a wonderful neighbor, he will be missed
May he now rest in peace"





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