Alvona (Begley) Hackman, of Brownstown, passed away peacefully on the morning of October 30, 2023, at Schneck Medical Center. She was 89 years old. Alvona (also known as Tony) married Omer Hackman on June 17, 1956, at Sauers Lutheran Church, Seymour, IN. Later she and Omer joined St. Peter's Lutheran Church of Brownstown, IN, where they worshiped their remaining years. Alvona graduated from the Spencerian Commercial School in Louisville with a Private Secretarial degree in 1955. After marriage, she and Omer enjoyed building their family farm together. Alvona was an expert seamstress, gardener, and homemaker. After her children had grown, she enjoyed many years working at Rose Acre...