Dorothy Hansen

Hansen, Dorothy L.

Dorothy L. Hansen, age 76, a resident of Care Partners, 1858 Mirro Drive, Manitowoc died Saturday afternoon, February 23, 2013 at Care Partners.

She was born on August 28, 1936, in Doon, IA, daughter of the late Harvey M. Larson and Dorothy Evans. Dorothy graduated from Central High School. On September 1, 1957 she married Howard L. Hansen in Sioux City, IA. He preceded her in death on September 27, 2001. Prior to her employment, she volunteered at Holiday House of Manitowoc and Riverview School in Manitowoc, where she was later hired as a Teacher's Aid for many years. She was also employed at Monroe and Stangel Schools in Manitowoc until her retirement in 1998.

Dorothy is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Scott and Debbie Hansen, Reedsville, WI; one daughter and son-in-law: Fawn and Richard Abrego, Manitowoc, WI; four grandchildren: Trevor Hansen and his fiancée Heather Bonde, Eric Bratz, Christy and her husband, Eric Hansen and Courtney Hansen; and two brothers: Edward Larson, Sioux City, IA and Delmar Larson, Littleton, CO. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dorothy was also preceded in death by her grandson: Colin Hansen and five brothers: Jack, Kemper, Kenneth, William and Richard Larson.

Cremation has taken place at All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc. A Memorial Service for Dorothy will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at the Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc. Officiating at the service will be Rev. Michael Williams.

The family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 4:00 P.M. until 5:45 P.M. at the Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc.

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The Pfeffer Funeral Home and All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

Funeral Home

Pfeffer Funeral Home
928 South 14th Street Manitowoc, WI 54220

Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter on Feb. 26, 2013