OBITUARY

Dr. Theodore Wallace Hahn

February 15, 1927November 15, 2013

Dr. Theodore Wallace Hahn, 86, passed away on Friday, November 15, 2013 at his home in Boca Raton, FL. Known to family and friends as Wallace or Wally, he was born in Kentucky on February 15, 1927.

Wallace proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WW II as a Pharmacist’s Mate. Upon Honorable Discharge, he married the love of his life, Virginia(“Puff”) Kennedy. Wallace and Virginia moved to South Florida in 1954 to complete his internship at the University of Miami. He subsequently completed his Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Miami. Dr. Hahn opened medical offices in Pompano Beach and Boca Raton. He served as Chief of Staff at Imperial Point Hospitals in Broward County. He also served as Director of the Medical Foundation of South Florida and as President of the Florida Society of Otolaryngology. He was a chairman for the Advisory Council to Secretary HRS, State of Florida and the proud recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the Florida Language Speech & Hearing Assoc. In 1988, he was honored as “Physician of the Year” for his many years of dedicated service & achievement to the Otolaryngology – Head and Neck surgeons of the state of Florida.

Dr. Hahn was preceded in death this past August by his beloved wife of 59 years, Virginia “Puff” Hahn; son Keith W. Hahn, MD passed away in 2003. He is survived by devoted daughters Caroline Hahn White, and Martha Hahn Fournier, MD and cherished grandchildren: Morgan, Courtney & McKenzie White; Michele, George & Nicholas Fournier; and Emily, Matthew & Paul Hahn. Dr. Hahn was a man who left a legacy to his family on the values of education, integrity, and compassion; he will be deeply missed.

Graveside services will take place at 2:30 p.m., on Saturday, November 23rd at Cave Hill Cemetery, please meet inside the Broadway gates at 2:20 pm.

Services

  • Graveside Service Saturday, November 23, 2013
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Dr. Theodore Wallace Hahn

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Eva Stewart

February 22, 2014

Dr. Hahn was a great longtime doctor and friend. He will be greatly missed.

Eva Stewart and son Larry Stewart

Clinton Childress & Family

December 18, 2013

Wally will be deeply missed by all of his friends in Virginia. We enjoyed so much all the time spent with him and Puff and the funny little jokes he always shared.

November 22, 2013

May we look forward to the day when no resident will say I am sick.

brenda beil

November 21, 2013


Dr. Hahn was an extremely wonderful employer during the years I worked with him. His kindness and ability to teach assistants will always be enduring to my heart. My sincere condolences to his family. It is hard for me to say goodbye to someone who meant so much to me.

Greg Perez

November 20, 2013

Deepest condolences to the Hahn Family.

November 20, 2013

Thank you for your service to our country. Rest in God's eternal peace. From a grateful American.

November 20, 2013

We will miss him at breakfast at Marley's Diner, and his funny little jokes. May God Bless him for all his good work and bringing good health to so many. Our deepest sympathy.
Paul and Madelon Weot

FROM THE FAMILY