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Major Van J. Hammack, Jr.

November 19, 1954 - April 14, 2021
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Major Van J. Hammack, Jr. retired, age 66, a resident of San Antonio, TX passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at his residence. Van was born November 19, 1954 in Clarksburg, WV, a son of the late Van Hammack, Sr. and Margaret (McKar) Hammack. Surviving are sisters, Anna Lou (Danny) Stemple, of Philippi, Deborah SueContinue Reading

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Chuck Cavallo left a message on April 26, 2021:
In memory of Major Van J. Hammack, Jr., Chuck Cavallo lit a candle
Betty and Paul Miller left a message on April 25, 2021:
Rest Easy Van, glad we reconnected at our last reunion. Such a great time. We will miss you.
Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum left a message on April 24, 2021:
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Maj. Van Hammack, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Air Force Veteran, Maj. Van Hammack, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
Linda K. Haddix left a message on April 24, 2021:
Sally and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Van was a great guy and I admired him for his character in high school. I can see he maintained it throughout his life in serving our country and community. I pray that the Lord comforts your hearts and help you through this time. Linda K. Haddix
Greg Mouser left a message on April 24, 2021:
In memory of Major Van J. Hammack, Jr., Greg Mouser lit a candle
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Manuel Andrade left a message on April 23, 2021:
Great man and friend We will miss you my Brudda MM Andrade & family
Wright Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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