PITTSBURGH, PA – The funeral has been arranged for Howard W. Hanna Jr., founder of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, the nation’s largest independent real estate company. Mr Hanna, of Oakmont, who was also a prominent Pittsburgh philanthropist, died at the age of 101 on Saturday.
Friends will be received at John A. Freyvogel Sons, Inc., 4900 Center Avenue in Devonshire Street on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s Cathedral in Oakland. Interment will be private.
âPittsburgh has lost a business pioneer and civic leader,â Allegheny County Director Rich Fitzgerald said in a press release.
Howard Hanna started from humble beginnings, and through hard work he changed real estate
industry. He made a small Pittsburgh business one of the nation’s largest real estate companies
âHis legacy lives on through his children Hoddy, Helen and Ann. The Hanna family continue to help make Pittsburgh better. We are grateful to Howard for all he has done for our community and extend our condolences to the Hanna family for her happening. “
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