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Obituary for Jerry Hanna

Obituary for Jerry Hanna
  • PublishedAugust 12, 2022

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Funeral service for Jerry Hanna, age 84 of Sulphur springs, TX will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on hour prior to the service. Interment will be held at a later date at the DFW National Cemetery. Mr. Hanna passed away on August 10, 2022 at Christus Mother Frances – Sulphur Springs.

Jerry was born on September 27, 1936 in Dallas, TX to Dr, W.M Ray and Mary Ada (Williams) Hanna. He married Marca Jean Ellis on January 29, 1993 in Hugo, OK. Jerry was a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army. He served in the Vietnam war, Grenaola War, and Mid East war. Jerry received his RN and BSN at TCU. He was a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in the Army for 27 years. He worked in many civilian hospitals during that time as well. Jerry lived coast to coast in the United States and in five foreign countries. He was also a CRNA in civilian life for 16 years. Jerry was a member of the American Associates of Nurse Anesthetist and St Philips Episcopal Church.

He is survived by his wife, Marca; daughter, Holly Boros; son Jay Hanna and Patrick Eady; cousin, Coby and Clift Barkley; a niece Shelia and children, D.J and Heather.

Jerry was preceded in death by Dr. W Ray Hanna, Mary Ada Hanna and Eloise Hanna.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

The online register can be signed at

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Christian Dicus

Christian Dicus is a Sulphur Springs, Texas native. She currently works as the Director of Operations and Content Strategist for Chad's Media LLC. As well as a photographer and contributing writer for Front Porch News.