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Paula M. "Penny" Hahn

April 13, 1928 - May 11, 2022

Paula M. Hahn “penny”, 94 of Hendersonville NC, formally of Tequesta, FL, passed away on Wednesday, May 11th, 2022. She was born in Irvington, NJ to the late George W. Sonntag and Marion Bastedo.

Paula had also lived in Roselle Park, NJ, and Lavallette, NJ. A graduate of Arcadia University and Newark State College she earned a master’s degree in education.  She worked as a teacher and business department chairperson at Roselle Park High School in NJ.

Mrs. Hahn was of the Lutheran faith. She also enjoyed activities such as painting, knitting, and sailing. Served as a secretary for the Lavallette Yacht Club and was also a Member Emeritus.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Marion McDougall and a brother George Sonntag, Jr.

Paula is survived by her husband of 70 years Fred Hahn of Hendersonville, one daughter Carolyn Rutecki and her husband David of Hendersonville.  Two sons Robert Hahn and wife Faith of Hilton Head, SC, and Steve Hahn and wife Kerry Ann of Trappe, PA. One sister Florence Sonntag of Lavallette, NJ, and two grandchildren Kyle and Shannon Hahn.

Service will be held at a later date.

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