Patsy Hahn obituary

Patricia “Patsy” Lucile Hahn died Dec. 19, 2022 just one day after her 89th birthday.

Patsy was born Dec. 19, 1933. She married William Hahn in 1950 and they remained married for 72 years. William predeceased her. She was predeceased by an adopted daughter, Bonnie Lu (1959-2014) and is survived by her son, Kenneth Howard Hahn.

Patsy had been an active Calistoga resident since 2006. She loved her art group and classes and both she and her husband were members of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Calistoga. For many years, Patsy volunteered as a docent at the Sharpsteen Museum as well as having the position of Special Events Coordinator. Patsy discovered that “Appreciation is her key to life,” always believing life is to be lived graciously.

To honor Patsy, make a donation to the Sharpsteen Museum, P.O. Box 73, Calistoga, 94515 or at

--Reprinted with permission from the Calistoga Tribune.