‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Visitation


Wednesday April 29th, 2015
4:00pm

View Details

Visitation


Thursday April 30th, 2015
8:30am

View Details

Service

Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
Thursday April 30th, 2015
10:30am

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Kenneth's visitation.


Kenneth Gene Hanson

Kenneth Gene Hanson was born on July 22, 1934, in rural Humboldt, IA, to Amos and Alice (Soppeland) Hanson. He grew up in Humboldt and graduated from Humboldt High School. On January 23, 1954, he was united in marriage to Mary Landolt at St. John’s Catholic Church in Gilmore City, IA. Ken spent his career working in the grocery industry. The family lived in Clarion, IA, Dakota City, IA, and Fairmont, MN, for ten years before moving to Marshall in 1972. Here, Ken worked for Almich’s Super Value, later County Market and County Fair. Ken enjoyed the outdoors including camping, boating, trap shooting, fishing and especially trapping. He was a member of the Minnesota Trappers Association. He also enjoyed gardening and taking care of his lawn. He was most passionate about his family. Ken died on Friday, April 24, 2015, at the Prairie Home Hospice House in Marshall. He is survived by his wife, Mary, of Marshall, children Steve (and Lori) Hanson of Spring Green, WI, Mike (and Jill) Hanson of St. Peter, MN, Kevin (and Linda) Hanson of Madison, WI, Kim (and Brent) Fenske of Kasson, MN, Joan (and Duane) Lage of West Fargo, ND, Jim (and Debbie) Hanson of Richland, WA, Larry (and Sandy) Hanson of Marshall, 26 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, sister Muriel Strieter of Walnut Creek, CA, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Robert, Philip, Edgar and Roger.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kenneth Hanson, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Kenneth Hanson

Dave and Bev Peterson Apr 28 2015 10:06 PM

Bev and I are sorry for your loss. Both Mary and Ken were always very nice to me when I came over to the house in high school with Mike. May The Lord give you His peace and grace during this difficult time. Peace, Dave and Bev Peterson

Dave and Bev Peterson Apr 28 2015 10:06 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kenneth Hanson

Wayne and JoAnne Landhuis Apr 26 2015 7:03 PM

You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Wayne and JoAnne Landhuis Apr 26 2015 7:03 PM