Photo courtesy of Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. - West Lafayette Chapel - West Lafayette

Katrine S Hannigan

Apr 23, 1926 - Jun 29, 2019

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Was saddened to hear of the loss of Tina today. I worked with her 30 plus years ago at Hamilton Medical Center and she was a great person. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.

she was a wonderful lady and my friend. I worked with her at Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton Ga


Katrine's Obituary

Katrine S. Hannigan, 93, of West Lafayette, IN died June 29, 2019 in hospice care.  She was born April 23, 1926, in Chicago to the late William E. and Marjorie  L. (Wright) Somers.  She married (1947) Gene A. Hannigan  (1926-2015), lived  in Van Nuys, Chicago, Oak Lawn, Dalton, GA and West Lafayette,

Teen or Tina, worked as a financial counselor at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in Dalton.  She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene. She taught Sunday School, supported missions, and volunteered in her communities. Katrine enjoyed bringing newcomers into her home.  She was pictured in the Chicago Daily News for snow “Lady Liberty” and “Uncle Sam”.  She loved telling of riding in her great uncle Steve Summers armored car.

Surviving is her son John A. (Elaine) Hannigan of West Lafayette grandchildren Matthew G. (Kelly Sawyer) Hannigan of Pittsburgh,  Amy E. (Matthew) Cianciarulo of Algonquin, IL and  Kelli N. Fuson (Nicholas) McCullar of Norcross, GA.  Also, brother George W. “Bill” (Nancy) Somers of Severna Park, MD survives.  Katrine was preceded in death in Chicago by her sister Grace Josephine Somers & daughters Carolyn Nancy and Susan Louise (Hannigan) Fuson (in Dalton).  A memorial service will be announced later.


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