Obituaries » Del Hathaway
October 12, 1938 - October 24, 2018
Delbert Lee Hathaway, 80, local barber, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Sandpoint with Pastor Dave Barley officiating.
Del was born on October 12, 1938 in Constantine, MI to Lester and Lulu Hathaway. He grew up and attended schools in Sturgis, MI. Del served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the tail end of the Korean War.
Del married Wanda Matzen on June 6, 1970 in Anchorage, AK. During his time in Alaska he worked as a barber, pastor and bush pilot. Del moved to N. Idaho in 1987 and operated B & D’s Barber Shop in Sandpoint.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gold mining, flying planes, and reading.
He is survived by his wife Wanda Hathaway of Bonners Ferry; four children Jonathan (Alena) Hathaway of Bonners Ferry, Matthew (Anna) Hathaway of Bonners Ferry, Daniel Hathaway of Post Falls, and Sara (KC) Posselt of Sandpoint; and 15 grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516, or The Schneidmiller Hospice House, 2290 W. Prairie Ave, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83815.