LINSCOTT R. HANSON(1937 - 2013)

Linscott R. Hanson Linscott R. Hanson, 75, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at St. Anthony's Hospital in Michigan City, IN. He was born Oct. 4, 1937 in Evanston, IL, was a former resident of Glenview, Mundelein and Barrington, living in Green Oaks for the past 16 years. Lin was a graduate of the University of Michigan, both undergraduate and law school (l96l). He was a senior partner with the firm DiMonte & Lizak, LLC in Park Ridge and practiced in the areas of corporate law and estate planning for over 50 years. Lin was one of the drafters of both the Business Corporation Act and Limited Liability Act. He was a 20 year member and past chairman of the Secretary of State's Business Laws Advisory Committee. He chaired the Committee on Shareholders Alternative Remedies and the IL Bar Association Section on Business Advice and Financial Planning. Lin had published books on corporation law and limited liability companies, and was a frequent lecturer and author on family owned businesses, estate planning and related topics. He co-authored the IL Corporation System, the IL Limited Liability System, the IL Forms System and penned the law, Pet Trusts in IL. He was a member of the Glenview New Church, and was a proud brother and member of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity "DKE" and past president and board member of the International Rampant Lion Foundation. Surviving are his wife, Mary Cate Hanson, and their son, Linscott "Scott" Hanson II. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Mon. July 29, 2013 at the Glenview New Church, 74 Park Drive, Glenview, IL 60025. Visitation will be from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.) Libertyville and for one hour prior to services at the church. Memorials to the Rampant Lion Foundation would be appreciated. Information: 847-362-3009 or sign the guest book at

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120 West Park Avenue Libertyville, IL 60048

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from July 26 to July 27, 2013