Stewart A. Hanson Jr.

Stewart A. Hanson, Jr.

Born on January 18, 1927 to Thelma and Stewart Hanson at Seaside Hospital in Long Beach, CA, Stewart went home to be with the Lord on October 13, 2013. He was a beloved husband, brother, uncle and friend to many. Stewart graduated from Poly High School in 1946. From 1947-1952 he worked for the Press-Telegram as a messenger boy, and then worked for Farmers & Merchants Bank from 1953-1968. In 1971 Stewart began working at Goodwill Industries where he met the love of his life, Rosemary, whom he married in 1975. Stewart is survived by his wife, Rosemary; sister, Beverly (Jack) Samuelson; sister-in-law, Ruth Hanson; and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Hardy Hanson. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the First Baptist Church of Lakewood, 5336 Arbor Road, Long Beach. In lieu of flowers, donations to the First Baptist Church of Lakewood would be greatly appreciated. Stewart's family appreciates the help and support given them during this difficult time. Please sign the guestbook at McKenzie Mortuary
(562) 961-9301

Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram from Nov. 5 to Nov. 7, 2013