Evelyn E. Hanson(1912 - 2014)

Hanson, Evelyn E.

Evelyn E. Hanson, 101, of Green Bay, passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014. She was born on September 11, 1912 to the late George and Mary (Hansen) Brown in Poy Sippi, WI.

Evelyn married Marvin R. Hanson in Waupaca, WI on November 7, 1941. Marvin preceded her in death in 1987.

Evelyn was an active member of Bethel Lutheran Church; she was involved in the Women's Bible Study Group. She also enjoyed Quilting for Lutheran World Relief.

Evelyn is survived by four sons, David (Donna) Hanson of Des Plaines, IL, Duane (Mary) Hanson of Wasilla, AK, Donald (Gloria) Hanson of Folsum, CA and Douglas Hanson of Green Bay; her daughter, Marilyn (Marvin) Meister. She is further survived by fifteen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and daughter-in-law, Pam Hanson.

In addition to her husband and parents Evelyn is preceded in death by her son Denis Hanson; her two brothers, Carl and Ellis Brown; her sister, Vivian (Wilbur) Bowman and daughter-in-law Kris Hanson.

Visitation for Evelyn will be held Friday, May 9, 2014 from 9:00 am till 11:00 am at Bethel Lutheran Church, 1350 Bond Street. Funeral services will be at 11:00 am with Rev. Amy Engebose officiating. Entombment will follow at Shine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.lyndahl.com

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at Grancare Nursing home for all their care and concern for Evelyn.


Funeral Home

Lyndahl Funeral Home
1350 Lombardi Avenue Green Bay, WI 54304

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from May 4 to May 8, 2014