Obituaries » Andre Hakin
Andre’ Hakin, 85, of Moneta, passed away on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at his residence. He was born in New York City on June 7, 1936 to the late Joseph and Malca Hakin. He is also preceded by his godmother Therese Brissard.
Andre’ was a maintenance supervisor for the New York City Transit Authority. He enjoyed almost 30 years of retirement, most of which on his lakefront property at Smith Mountain Lake. He loved woodworking in his shop and spending time with friends and family. He will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Trudy Hakin; his daughter Maria Koontz and her husband Alan; his son, Robert Hakin and his wife, Dayana. As well as his grandchildren, Alan Koontz Jr. and his wife Cristina; Ethan Koontz, Robert Koontz, Brisa Hakin and Oscar Andre’ Hakin.
A memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 am on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at Tharp Funeral Home, Bedford with the Rev. John Boyles officiating. A reception will follow the service.
Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Bedford, is assisting the family. To send online condolences please visit obituaries.tharpfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Duke Cancer Center at gifts.duke.edu.
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