John R. Hauser, 92, of Buffalo Grove, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at Sunrise Assisted Living in Buffalo Grove.
He was born and raised in Altoona before moving to Chicago in 1940.
Surviving are many cousins in the Altoona area.
John had been employed at several printing companies in the Chicago area, including Chicago Litho and Olive Can Co.
He was an avid gardener, hunter and fisherman.
An interment service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Alto-Reste Cemetery, Altoona. Arrangements are by Burnett-Dane Funeral Home Ltd., Libertyville, IL 60048. For information, call 847-362-3009. Condolences may be made by visiting the guestbook at www.burnettdane.com.