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“Steve and your family, we are so sorry to hear of your Moms passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Max and Janet Orn - Ft Wayne, IN

“Steve and Al.........I have not seen Hannah for many years, but I have memories of her as a friendly and very smart woman. My very best to you and...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Morrie Sanderson - Fort Wayne, IN

“May The Lord Bless Hannah's Soul! Dr. Joe Rinard Indianapolis ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I was so sorry to hear this news. It seems like just the other day that we were neighbors and I have so many fond memories of babysitting Marie and...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Anne Imamura - Arlington, VA

“Al: I'm so sorry to hear of Hannah's passing. We will miss her and will cherish our memories of our times together. You and your family are in our...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Wendy Zindel - Ann Arbor, MI

“To Al and Steve Zacher and their family, please accept my condolences on the passing of Hanna Zacher. I was sorry to hear of it. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Sandy Nuttle - New Haven, IN

“Steven and Judy, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss - my thought and prayers are with you . Sherri ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Sherri Furniss - Fort Wayne, IN

“It was an honor to know Hanna and to share some of her life. Everyone who knew Hanna and Al cherished their friendship and admired their blessed...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Patricia Wyneken - Fort Wayne, IN

“What a inspirational woman and pleasure to know! So sorry her passing. I am praying for your family. Hugs to Al ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Diane Abernathy - North Vernon, IN


Hannah Frankenstein Zacher passed away peacefully February 22. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on September 12, 1929. Hannah was the daughter of Solly K. and Julia Frankenstein. She was a graduate of North Side High School, earned an undergraduate degree from Rippon College and received her Master's Degree in Social Work from Columbia University. Hannah also received a graduate certificate in Gerontology from the University of Michigan. Hannah returned to Fort Wayne after graduating from Columbia in 1955 to marry Alfred Zacher. Hannah worked as a social worker at Family and Children's Service; Created Elder Peer Counseling, a volunteer program to assist seniors; had a private practice in geriatric social work and was a volunteer social worker with Catholic Charities. She was active in the American Association of University Women, and was a member of the Indiana State Board of the League of Women Voters where she served as the Treasurer. Hannah was a long time board member of Family and Children's Service and the American Red Cross. She served as Chair of the Neighborhood Division of United Way and as Chair of the Women's Division of The Fine Arts Festival, and was a past President of the Achduth Vesholom Sisterhood. In addition Hannah also served on the board of the Alumni Association of the Columbia University School of Social Work. Hannah enjoyed gardening, swimming, playing bridge and her investment club. Hannah and Al (Alfred) were married at the home of Hannah's parents 61 years ago on October 23, 1955. They enjoyed attending Philharmonic concerts in Fort Wayne and in Naples, Florida. The two of them loved to travel both in the States and abroad where they enjoyed the art, history, food and flavors of the many places they visited. Hannah is survived by her husband Alfred, daughter, Marie Warshauer, Indianapolis. Son Steven Zacher (Judy) Fort Wayne, Grandsons, Michael Warshauer, Andrew Warshauer, Daniel Warshauer, Adam Zacher, Joshua Zacher, Theo Zacher. She was preceded in death by her son in law David Warshauer, brothers, Lester and Bernard Frankenstein. The Funeral will be Friday 2 PM at Congregation Achduth Vesholom, 5200 Old Mill Road with burial to follow at Lindenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made in Hannah's memory to Congregation Achduth Vesholom or Fort Wayne Philharmonic. D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home is handling arrangements.