Robert "Bobb" McGregor Hane

January 31, 1954August 3, 2018

COLUMBIA - A funeral service for Robert “Bobb” McGregor Hane, 64, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 6, 2018 at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral. The family will receive friends following the service at the church. A private burial will be held in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family. Mr. Hane passed away Friday, August 3, 2018. Born in Columbia on January 31, 1954, he was a son of the late Goodwyn Murray Hane and Coles Heyward Douglas Hane. Bobb was a graduate of AC Flora High School and received his Master’s degree in journalism from the University of South Carolina. He worked as a newspaper journalist for The State and The Herald Independent for many years. Bobb was a member of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, as well as a proud supporter of the Special Olympics. He recently celebrated his 33rd sober year as a member of Alcoholics Anonymous. Surviving are his partner of 7 years, Michael David Reisman of Columbia; brother, Thomas T. Hane (Sue) of Raleigh, N.C.; and nephews, Nicholas T. Hane of Asheville, N.C. and Claiborne R. Hane of Brooklyn, N.Y. Memorials may be made to Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 1100 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29201; or the Special Olympics of South Carolina, 109 Oak Park Drive, Irmo, SC 29063. Memories may be shared at


  • Funeral Service Monday, August 6, 2018
  • Visitation Monday, August 6, 2018

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