Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Topic Options
Jim Hanna
Image Details
Poster Marty Online   happy
Posted 04/10/13 01:57 PM

James (Jim) Robert Hanna


Born in Amityville, NY on July 11, 1954 to Alberta Durkin and Marcus Alonzo Hanna III. Jim grew up in Elyria, OH. He attended St. Edward’s high school through the 9th grade in Cleveland, OH while living at St. Anthony’s Home for Boys on the west side. At 14 yrs. old he ran away from the home to Springfield, Vermont where he lived with the Hennessy family.

In 1974 His son Forest was born to Mary Hennessy. Jim worked for the towns of Weathersfield, Bellows Falls and various construction companies before building his own business. American Construction Company out of Marlborough, N.H. was very successful for Jim. He built the Bear Right Plaza in Concord, The Bedford Village Inn and the Moose Lodge in Springfield, VT among many other local projects. Jim also helped to raise his son and three stepchildren. During this time he had a passion for motorcycles and island life. In 1995 he sold his half of the business to his partner and moved to Belize.

He met Ana Wade in 1995 and married her in 2002. They raised their daughter Daniela together in San Pedro. He started a new construction business there and bought a bar called The Pier Lounge. He built BC’s bar, and the Palapa Bar as well as many other homes and structures in that area.

He leaves behind his wife, Ana, son, Forest Hanna (Kathy Stiles), daughter, Daniela Luisa Hanna, stepsons, Juan Mata and Christopher Conant, stepdaughters, Amy Conant and Hilary Conant. Grandchildren, Izabell Hanna, Lily Hanna and Juanito Mata. Sister Robin Slattery (Kevin) and many nieces and nephews. He leaves behind many friends all over the world. He will be remembered as a free spirited, generous, loving and gentle soul.

A Catholic service was held on Friday April 5, 2013 at the Roman Catholic Church in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize. Jim was buried in the San Pedro cemetery.
Dimensions 463x640
Size 27.81 KB

#462101 - 04/10/13 05:23 PM Re: Jim Hanna [Re: Marty]
Loansum-Al K Offline
A real gentleman.........RIP my friend.....
I'm happier than a pig in s__t...a foot on the sand...and a Belikin in my hand!

#462169 - 04/11/13 12:11 PM Re: Jim Hanna [Re: Loansum-Al K]
Ernie B Offline
A real gentleman indeed.
Gun Control is Hitting Your Target.


Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil’ Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Who's Online
1 registered (Marty), 61 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,722 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,388 Topics
463,256 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.