Marvin Joe Hacker, 82, Vincennes

Marvin Joe Hacker, 82, of Vincennes, passed away at 5:25 am Friday, September 13, 2019, at his residence.

He was born June 26, 1937, in Knox County to Clarence and Elenora (Oexmann) Hacker.

Marvin owned and operated H&H Drilling Incorporated drilling water wells for homes, irrigation, and backhoe services. He had previously worked for Bob Wagoner Construction and Ralph Green Construction.

Marvin graduated from Decker High School in 1955 and was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church where he had served as Sunday School Superintendent, Treasurer, and a Sunday School teacher and served his country in the Army

Surviving are his wife, Donna (Painter) Hacker, whom he married on February 12, 1961; his children, Steve Hacker and his wife, Linda, of Vincennes, Scott Hacker of New Jersey, Brenda Anderson and her husband, Luke, of Terre Haute, and Kevin Hacker and his wife, Cheryl, of Vincennes; his sisters and brother, Julie Agee and her husband, Larry, of Terre Haute, Faye Hess and her husband, Tom, of Vincennes, Delbert Hacker and his wife, Mary, of Vincennes; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, David and Carolyn Qualls, Jerry and Becky Painter, and Linda Painter; his grandchildren, Allison Hacker, Trevor Anderson and Logan Hacker; and his special little friends, John Henry Anderson and Libby Adams.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sisters, Vernelda Ellermann and Hilda Purcell.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 16, 2019, at St. John Lutheran Church with Rev. Ron Maxwell and Rev. Nathan Rastl officiating. Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, Vincennes.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Lutheran Church, American Cancer Society, or Kindrid Hospice.

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