Jack Haakinson – December 17, 2017

Jack Haakinson, 61, of New Philadelphia passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017 in his residence at New Philadelphia.

A son of the late William and Kathryn (Kopp) Haakinson, Jack was born March 9, 1956 at Dover, Ohio. Jack retired from Timken as a machinist after many years of work.  He enjoyed watching NASCAR and motorcyles, especially Harley Davidsons.

Jack is survived by his wife, Beckie Haakinson, whom he married April 22, 1978; two children, Nicole (Matt) Host and James Haakinson; a grandson, Maximus Host; two siblings, Pat (Hal) Alles and William Haakinson as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents Jack is preceded in death by his sister-in-law, RoAnn Haakinson.

In keeping with Jack’s wishes there will be no public calling hours or services and cremation care will be handled through the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory.  Those wishing to do so may send the family a personal condolence and light a candle in remembrance of Jack by visiting the funeral home website, www.geibcares.com.

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116 Second Street NE, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

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5600 North Wooster Avenue, Dover, Ohio 44622

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