|Birth: ||Oct. 19, 1941|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 2012|
Frank E. Hacker, III, of Kintnersville, PA, died Saturday, December 8, 2012 in Doylestown Hospital, Doylestown, PA. He was 71. He was the husband of Otilda L. "Tillie" (Lutz) Hacker. The couple celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on July 16, 2012.
Born in Sellersville, PA, he was the son of the late Frank E. Hacker, Jr. and Bertha (Cassel) Hacker. He was a 1959 graduate of Souderton High School.
Frank served in the U.S. Navy from 1959 to 1962. He was a Gunners Mate on the U.S.S. Marias and the U.S.S. Great Sitkin, sailing in the Mediterranean and Europe.
Well known for painting, draperies and wallpapering, he owned and operated Hacker's Painting and Decorating, Kintnersville, for 40 years until his retirement in 2010.
He was a member of St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Keller's Church, PA, where he served as a Eucharistic Minister, served on Church Council and worked in the kitchen. He was a former Boy Scout leader of Troop 27, Nockamixon and a former member of the Sellersville Moose.
Frank loved dogs, especially his Saint Bernards. He volunteered with Paws for Patients, traveling to nursing homes with his therapy dogs to help brighten someone's day.
Surviving with his wife are two sons, Frank E. "Ted" Hacker, IV, of Pittsburgh, and Robert T. Hacker and his wife Caroline, of Doylestown; a granddaughter, Eva Alina Hacker; a brother, Steven Hacker and his wife Maryann, of Allentown and a sister, Roberta L. Hacker, of Philadelphia.
His funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3668 Ridge Road, Perkasie, PA where friends may call Tuesday evening from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM or Wednesday morning from 10:00 until service time. Internment will be in the Prayer Garden at St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bucks County SPCA, P.O. Box 277, Lahaska, PA 18931. Arrangements are by the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, Inc., Perkasie, PA.
Obit and picture published on the Bernard Suess Funeral Home website.
Frank E Hacker (1915 - 1994)
Bertha Cassel Hacker (1920 - 1989)
Kellers Church Union Cemetery
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