NEGLEY- Victor E. Hauenstein, 68, of State Route 170, passed away at 8:57 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at his home following a recent illness.
Mr. Hauenstein was born April 29, 1944 in Rogers, Ohio; a son of the late Floyd and Mary Ada (Houser) Hauenstein.
He worked as a truck driver for many years with the Ferris Coal Company.
His wife, Nancy (Hughes) Hauenstein, preceded him in death.
He is survived by his son, Mark Hauenstein of Prescott, Wis.; daughter, Tracy Wright of Negley; brothers, Donald Hauenstein and Wayne Gerber, both of East Palestine ; sisters, Sandy Galbreath of Rogers, Joyce Huston of Kent, Washington and Ruby Morris of Renton, Washington; five grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Mr. Hauenstein was also preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy S. Frederick.
The family will receive friends at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, East Palestine, from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 with the service to be held at the conclusion of calling hours with the Rev. Randy Clark officiating. Burial will be in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens, New Waterford.