Elmer H. Hakin, Jr, 64, of Atwater passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at Robinson Memorial Hospital. He was born October 13, 1948 in Akron to Elmer and Clara (Mathers) Hakin.
Elmer was in the Marines and retired from the U. S. Army. He enjoyed spending time with his three grandchildren and his three children. When not with family, he loved to fish.
He is survived by his son, Luke (Heather) Hakin of Atwater; daughters, Cher Pecjak of North Canton and Ashley Hakin of Streetsboro; grandchildren, Mason, Jayden, and Henry Hakin; uncle, William Mathers of PA; and sister, Eleanor (Steve) Mollica of Springfield.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Jackie Marnio.
A private Family Service will be held. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Relay for Life, American Cancer Society, c/o Jennifer Kenney, 2480 Bartlett Road, Mantua, OH 44255.