William H. Hanson
56, of Massillon passed away after a courageous battle with MS at the Hanover House. Bill
was born in Canton, Ohio, on Aug. 15, 1957, to the late Lawrence and Patricia Hanson. He was a member of the elite Plain Folk Choir; and was employed by Plain Local School System as a bus driver.
Bill is survived by his loving wife, Sandy Joan Hanson; son, William C. Hanson of Massillon; sisters: Candice (Raymond) Stinchcomb of Canton, Laurie (Greg) Olyer of Massillon, Melissa (Michael) Smarsh of Canton and Beth (Mike) Hanson of Canton; sisters-in- law, Linda Pena, Janice Gallo, Norma Tidenberg, Trudy (Rick) Essik and Jane (Jimmy) Clay all of Canton; many nieces and nephews and his many pets.
Per Bill's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be a Celebration of Life Monday, April 28, 2014 from 4-6 p.m. at Amvets Post 124 (1822 Sherrick Rd SE). Those wishing to send condolences or leave a special message may do so at the Reed online guestbook at:
Reed Funeral Home
705 Raff Road SW Canton, OH 44710
Published in The Repository on Apr. 27, 2014