Jacob Hatagan

February 25, 2002 ~ July 16, 2020 (age 18)


Jacob Hatagan, 18, of Valparaiso, IN passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, July 16, 2020.  Jacob is survived by his loving parents Jerry & Kate Hatagan, beloved sister Sami Hatagan, loving grandmother Deb (Chris) Mauch, and beloved nana Denise Buitron, and numerous additional loving family and friends.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents: John Hatagan, Viorica Hatagan, Pat Greer, Tim Buitron.. 

Visitation will be held at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center 8941 Kleinman Rd. (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN, 46322 on Monday, July 20, 2020 from 3:00 to 7:00 pm, the family is requesting that all attending the visitation to please wear a mask.  Due to limitations at church related to COVID 19 a private Funeral Mass will be held, with cremation to follow.

Jacob was a graduate of Boone Grove High School.  He was a Special Olympian, he enjoyed being the "Entertainer" along with bowling, swimming, and music.  In lieu of flowers donations to Epilepsy Foundation or Autism Speaks in Jacob's honor would be appreciated.

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July 20, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322

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