Donald E. Hauenstein
Donald E. Hauenstein, age 68, of Calhoun, GA, passed away Monday morning, Dec. 19, 2011, at 10:37 a.m. in Gordon Hospital.
Born Aug. 8, 1943, in Paris, he was a son of the late Richard M. Hauenstein and Eva Mae Sheatsley.
He worked as a machinist at Hall Machine in Carrollton for 30 years until he retired in 2003. He had lived in Gordon County, GA, since 2005, and was of Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Darlene Riffle Hauenstein; five daughters, Teresa Ritchie of Mooresville, NC, Donelle Kiser of Midland, NC, Mareva Hauenstein of Davidson, NC, Angela Hauenstein of Ft. Myers, FL, and Cerrinna Hauenstein of Charlotte, NC; a son, Daniel Hauenstein of Lisbon; a stepson, Jonathan Riffle of Calhoun, GA; two brothers, Jim and Gary Hauenstein; three sisters, Joyce Tinlin, Carol Varnor and Kate Beavers; several nieces and nephews; 14 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Marion Hauenstein.
Funeral services were held Dec. 20 at the Chapel of Thomas Funeral Home in Calhoun, GA, with Rev. Hershell Pierce officiating. Burial was in Scott Cemetery in Plainville. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com.