|Birth: ||Nov. 29, 1929|
|Death: ||Jul. 31, 2001|
Lorin Clive Hacking, 71, passed away July 31, 2001 at his home in Vernal. He was born Nov. 29, 1929 in Vernal, a son of Iowa Clive and Lucy Smith Hacking. He married his sweetheart, Iris Rae Swain on Feb. 4, 1948 in Salt Lake City.
Lorin worked as a lineman for Utah Power and Light. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. At the time of his death, he was serving as 1st Counselor in the Glines Care Center Branch Presidency.
Lorin was a member of the Jeep Posse for many years. He and his wife were counselors in the Indian Placement program. He was also an active part of the scouting organization. He and his wife established the Vernal Dry Pack Cannery.
He has been a faithful temple worker since the temple opened. He was gentle and a very kind man. He will be missed and is loved by all.
Lorin is survived by his wife of 53 years, Iris Rae Hacking; daughter, Ann Poff, Salt Lake City; son, Cole (DeAnn) Clive Hacking, Vernal; grandchildren, Jessie Poff, Aaron Poff, Amy Poff, Cassie Poff, John Poff, Lela Hacking, Thayne Hacking, Tanille Hacking, Travis Hacking; and great granddaughter, Gracy Hacking.
Funeral services will be Friday, August 3 at 11 a.m. in the Maeser Stake Center, 1500 West 2575 North. Friends may call at Thomson-Blackburn Vernal Mortuary Thursday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Friday at the chapel one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be in the Maeser Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Thomson-Blackburn Vernal Mortuary.
(Misc. Uintah Co., Utah Obituaries)
Funeral services for Lorin C. Hacking, born Nov. 29, 1929 and died July 31, 2001, were held Friday, August 3, 2001 in the Maeser Stake Center with Branch President Charles Beede conducting and Stake President DeArmon Batty presiding.
Aaron Poff offered the family prayer with prelude and postlude music played by Joyce Price.
Clayton Curtis gave the invocation and President Beede read the obituary.
Speakers were Ann Poff and John Gale.
The congregation, led by chorister Vonda Lee Curtis and accompanied by Joyce Price, sang "High On The Mountain Top;" Carol Beede, accompanied by Joyce Price, sang "How Great Thou Art;" and Norman Haslem and Verdon Goodrich, sang "Poor Wayfaring Man of Grief."
President Beede offered remarks, Shirley Price gave the benediction and Cliff Tobler dedicated the grave.
Pallbearers were Jeff Martensen, Kirk Johansen, Jay Young, Dennis Martensen, Boyd Workman, Chad Crosby and Lonnie Roper.
Interment was in the Maeser Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Thomson-Blackburn Vernal Mortuary with compassionate services offered by the Maeser 1st Ward Relief Society and the Glines Care Center Branch.
-Misc. Uintah County, Utah Obituaries
RECEPTION HONORS MR. AND MRS. LORIN HACKING
A reception honoring Mr. and Mrs. Lorin Hacking, who were married February 4 in the Salt Lake Temple, was held Friday in the Scout Building.
Mrs. Hacking was formerly Iris Rae Swain, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Shelby Swain and Lorin is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Iowa Hacking.
The bride was lovely in a gown of white parachute silk with lace trim and an all-over lace veil. She carried a bouquet of pink orchids. Gayla Hacking, Barbara Sawin and Rae Galley were bridemaids and wore blue net models and corsages of pink carnations. Ferron Davis was best man. The parents of the bride and groom completed the receiving line.
Guests were served from a lace-covered table which held a wedding cake surrounded by pink carnations as a centerpiece. Candles were at either end. Dancing was enjoyed during the evening.
The bride was a Senior at Uintah High School this year and Mr. Hacking graduated in 1947.
- Vernal Express, February 18, 1948, transcribed by Rhonda Holton
Children not listed below: David Lorin Hacking
Iowa Clive Hacking (1905 - 1990)
Lucy Smith Hacking (1904 - 1991)
Iris Rae Swain Hacking (1931 - ____)
Maeser Fairview Cemetery
Created by: Rhonda
Record added: Jan 13, 2008
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