Alan Hahn, 71, of Denver, Colo., died Saturday, May 21, 2011.
A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Born March 3, 1940, in Gary, Ind., he was the son of the late Adam Hahn and Mary Jacoby Hahn. In 1968 he married Laurie Schiff, who survives of the home. He graduated from Indiana State University in Bloomington, Ind., with a doctorate in political science. He taught at Cornell University until his retirement. He enjoyed traveling, hiking mountains and taking pictures of wild flowers.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his aunts, Caroline Hahn of Marshall and Elizabeth Samson of Sweet Springs.
Additional information provided per family recompense.