James Hankins

December 17, 1930 - December 08, 2020

Visitation: Saturday 6-8PM and Sunday 2-4 & 6-8PM, Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry, 2678 Rochester Road.

Service: Private

James Dale Hankins

Age 89 passed away peacefully on December 8, 2020 after losing his battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Born December 17, 1930 in Monarch, PA to the late Alfred and Grace Hankins.

Beloved husband of 67 years to Patricia Kelly Hankins; loving father of James D. (Maureen) Hankins, Jr., Michael K. (Roberta) Hankins, Timothy C. (Deborah) Hankins, and Daniel C. Hankins (Crystal Scullion); proud grandfather of 8 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; uncle to many nieces and nephews; dear brother of the late Nellie Mae Obaker and Norma Kelley.

Jim spent his career working for the City of Pittsburgh as a material testing supervisor and motor pool supervisor; was Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 670; an Elder and Trustee in Riverview and Ross Community United Presbyterian Churches; Past Master of Perry-Ionic Lodge No. 796 F & AM; member of the Scottish Rite Valley of Pittsburgh; and being an avid sportsman, a charter member of Deer Mountain Camp.

Friends will be received on Saturday 6-8PM and Sunday 2-4 & 6-8PM at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME of CRANBERRY, 2678 Rochester Rd., Cranberry Twp., PA 16066. Services and Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Jim’s name to Perry-Ionic Lodge No. 796, 272 Buxton Rd. Avella, PA 15312.

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  • edward mcallister

    Dan, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family have my most sincere condolence. I wish I could be there to express my sympathy in person.

  • Doug & Debbie Huckestein

    Pat and family: we are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Blessings

  • Greg and Beth Covelli

    Hankins family, I wish we could be there for you. Mr. Hankins lead a good life. Keep the good memories. Sending our love and prayers.

  • Pete Zayas

    I lost my mentor and a friend, I feel bad for myself as i will miss him, but I know Jim is where i hope to be someday.

  • Stacy Miller

    Sorry Pat, for your loss. Jim was a good, good man.

  • Frank and Dana Craig

    We are so sorry for your loss. Jim was a good man.


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