Charles Ray Hackenberg, 86, of Duncansville, passed away Thursday afternoon, May 6, 2021 at his residence. Ray was born Feb. 15, 1935 in DuBois, a son of the late Joseph L. and Beulah (Keim) Hackenberg. His wife, Lucy J. (North) Hackenberg, whom he married Sept. 10, 1960, survives. Also surviving are: children, Thomas R. Hackenberg and wife Christine of Richmond, Va., Jeffrey A. Hackenberg and wife Andrea Marie of Bellefonte, Debra J. Speece and husband Ryan of Altoona; a sister, Barbara Spatz of Reading; nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren. Ray was preceded in death by two sisters, Shirley Norman and Nona Gemi.
Ray was a graduate of Shamokin High School and also was a graduate of Susquehanna University. Ray was a U.S. Navy veteran, and had worked as a pharmaceutical rep. for GlaxoSmithKline. Ray was an avid Penn State football fan, but loved cheering on his family the most.
Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsville, with Rev. Richard Bender officiating.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Charles Ray Hackenberg, please visit our floral store.