William E. Hanck

HANCK, William Edward, 78, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Sienna Woods Nursing Home, Wintersville, OH.

He was born August 15, 1935, in Steubenville, OH, the son of the late Wilbur and Susan (Davis) Hanck.

William loved gardening, fishing, his family especially his grandchildren.

He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War and retired from the American Welding Company of Niles, Ohio, as a welding foreman.

William was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn (McElwain) Hanck in 1968 whom he married in 1956; second wife, Carol (Smith) Hanck in 2009 whom he married in 1970.

He is survived by his daughter, Rebecca (Robert) Bucey of Mingo Junction, OH; sons, Larry (Teresa) Miller of Steubenville, OH, Kenneth (Marcia) Miller of Vera Beach, FL., Ronald (Laura) Hanck of Warren, OH, Robert (Sharon) Hanck of Orwell, OH, Thomas (Donna) Hanck of Jefferson, OH, Timothy (Beckey) Hanck of Warren, OH and Patrick (Renee) Hanck of Isanti, MN; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

According to William’s wishes, he will be cremated and no visitation or services will be held.

Arrangements for William are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main Street, Toronto.

To send condolences to the family go to: www.clarkefuneralhome.com.