Frederick, West Virginia
1929 — 2021
Vincent A. "Pinch" Hanlin, 92, of Frederick, MD died Sun., Oct. 24. Born Sept. 20, 1929 in Paw Paw, WV, he was the son of the late Earl Berkhiser Hanlin and Sarah "Viola" Bobo Hanlin. He was raised in Paw Paw, where his parents worked at Uncle Port's Orchard. He loved Paw Paw and all of his friends there. Pinch was an auto mechanic and a jack of all trades. He built many hay wagons for local farmers when living in Lewistown, MD. He always had a garden and loved growing fruit. He created gadgets for peeling apples, and had even worked on an apple butter stirrer, hoping it could be used when he went back to Paw Paw each fall to make apple butter with all of his friends there at the...