Hanger, David Meyer Our wonderful father, David Meyer Hanger of Plano, TX, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the age of 86. Dave was born in Los Angeles, CA on July 9, 1927. He attended UCLA and then graduated with a degree in petroleum engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. Following service in the United States Navy, he went to work for Richfield Oil Company. After assignments in Venezuela, Louisiana, California and South Texas, he and his wife settled in Richardson, TX in 1978. After retiring, they enjoyed traveling, playing cards with friends, and Dave volunteered as an Ambassador at DFW airport. Preceded in death by his beloved wife of 64 years, Rita, he is survived by sons Stephen Hanger (Linda) of Wichita Falls, TX; Larry Hanger (Lisa) of Suwanee, GA; Howard Hanger (Kris) of Dallas; as well as his grandchildren and great-grandchild whom he loved so very much. He is also survived by his niece and nephews (Susie, Lindsey and Jay Freeman). Special thanks go to his caregiver, Mattie Maguire, who took wonderful care of both Mom and Dad during their final years. A funeral service will be held at Restland Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cure Childhood Cancer, 1117 Perimeter Center West, Suite N-402, Atlanta, GA 30338 or the UT Southwestern Simmons Cancer Center.
Restland Funeral Home
13005 Greenville Avenue Dallas, TX 75243
Published in Dallas Morning News from June 22 to June 24, 2014