Fred Hassan, of Sharon, passed away on Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, at the Butler Veterans Hospital after a brief illness. He was 87.
He was born in Arnold, Pa., on July 21, 1930, the son of the late Colod and Anna (Mohamed) Hassan.
Fred served proudly in the Army and the Air Force during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam war.
Fred had worked as a selector at the former Peter J. Schmitt Co. in Sharon before it closed.
He was a member of the Sharon American Legion Post 229 and the Hickory VFW Post 6166.
He is survived by: three daughters, Patty Hassan Emch of Virginia, Barbara Harper and Janet Klein, both of Sharon; and two sons, Frederick C. Hassan and his wife Cristie of Sharon, and Timothy Hassan and his wife Melissa of Wheatland; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; his sister, Margaret Wallace; and his brother, James Hassan; both of Hermitage.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Edward Hassan.
Fred, 87, of Sharon.
Calling hours: 11 a.m. to noon Thursday (1-4-18) at HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St., Sharon. Condolences may be expressed by visiting stevensonfuneralhome.net
Service: Noon Thursday in the funeral home with Rev. Doug Dyson of Sharon First United Methodist Church officiating.
Internment: Mt. Washington Cemetery, Jefferson Township.
Published on January 2, 2018