Harold "Hal" M. Treen, Jr., of Charlotte, NC, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 1, 2018. Hal was born on October 11, 1927, in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, and was the son of the late Harold Treen, Sr. and Florence Robinson Treen. He graduated from Wesleyan College (Connecticut) and spent most of his professional career as a sales executive. Hal was a collector of stamps, coins and aeronautical paraphernalia, and truly loved both playing and watching tennis. "Happy Hal", as he was known by many, enjoyed making people laugh and was always prepared with a joke. He loved the beach, and with Phil, he spent many memorable times in Delray Beach, Florida.
Hal is survived by his wife, Phillippa "Phil" Treen, sons Harold "Chip" Treen, III (Laura) of Minnesota, Brian Treen (Melissa) of California, Jeff Hardin (Amy) of Winston-Salem and daughters Robin Treen of California, Heather Treen (Greg Plaza) of California, Laura Hardin (Lawton Jones) of Florida. "Hal Poo" was also the proud grandfather of Rachel and Jake Jones of Georgia, Bailey and Riley Hardin of Winston-Salem, and Connor Plaza of California. He was proceeded in death by his sister, Mary Treen Oakes.
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. There will be no formal service; a private celebration of life is planned.