Hans Steven Van Hooser, 61, of Tarlton, passed Saturday, June 3, 2017, at the Fairfield Medical Center.
Hans was born in Panama to Perry F. “Dutch” Van Hooser and Marilyn Kempton Van Hooser on Oct. 18, 1955.
He married Di (Noble) Van Hooser on Jan. 20, 1979.
Hans is survived by his wife, Di Van Hooser of Tarlton; daughters, Brandi (Timothy) Smith of New Albany and Kristal Van Hooser of Chillicothe; son, Hans Van Hooser Jr. of Tarlton; two grandchildren, Titus and Gunnar Smith; and brother, Perry “Pete” Van Hooser III.
He is preceded in death by parents, Perry F. “Dutch” Van Hooser and Marilyn Kempton Van Hooser; sister, Marilyn Jo Van Hooser; and brother, Timothy Van Hooser.
Hans was a kind and gentle man who loved spending time with family and friends, as well as building and riding motorcycles. His memory will live on forever in the hearts of all those he touched.
Cremation has been observed.
“If a man were to know the end of this day’s business ‘ere it come. But it suffices that the day will end and then the end be known. And if we meet again, well then we’ll smile. And if not, then this parting was well made.”
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal