In Memoriam: Walt Hane, 1928—2017

RMVR is saddened to announce that Walt Hane, one of our most distinguished and loved racers, passed away on Monday, August 14th.

Services will be held on Saturday, September 30 at 2:00 pm at Evergreen Country Day School, 1036 El Rancho Road, Evergreen, CO. A reception will follow.

The Evergreen Country Day School is located behind the Home Depot near El Rancho, just off highway 74. Take the Evergreen Parkway exit of I70.

RMVR’s Brad Leach has written Racing To Riverside which recounts Walt’s remarkable accomplishments in the Trans-Am Series of the 60s running his beloved Shelby GT-350.

Walt is survived by his wife, Jean, and his children, Chip, Louise and Barbara; as well 4 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to:
Mount Evans Hospice
3081 Bergen Peak Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439

Family mailing address:
Jean Hane
P.O. Box 1043
Evergreen, CO 80437-1043

Walt was a racing icon. He will be missed.