Edina, Minnesota

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Sorry to hear about your dad Blake. Hugs to you! (())

My sympathy to you all at this sad time. Mr. Hanson was special, and I remember him well at MHS as a teacher and Guidance Counselor, always encouraging more and better from his students. Gayle (Duncan) Teget

Thanks for the memories, Mr. Hanson.

Karen (Duncan) Brueske, Mahtomedi '63

Carol--I am saddened to learn of Jim's passing. Not only was he a great teacher at MHS (and Guidance Counselor), but a coach and friend. My thoughts are with you and and Blake at this most difficult time. Gayle Duncan Teget

Carol, was saddened to learn of Jim's death. We overlapped as members at Christ Presbyterian; I liked Jim, and his vocal abilities. As a fellow veteran, Jim served our country well, and in coaching and molding young athlete's lives. Sue and Mendal

We fondly remember "Brink" Hanson as a basketball teammate of mine at Excelsior High School when we made it to the Region 5 tournament at Williams Arena in 1945 and played against Patrick Henry and Jim McIntyre. Our sincere condolences on your loss. John "Jack" ('47) and Leanne Lewis ('48) Norman

Coach Hanson was a big influence in my life and will be missed. My thought and prayers go out to Carol and Blake.....Mike Patterson

Sorry to hear about the passing of Jim. I was at Edina West at the same time Jim was Ass't Principal. Enjoyed my time with him. Peace, Donovan Johnson


James's Obituaries

Age 85 Longtime resident of Edina Died in the Minnesota Veterans Home on September 3, 2013. Preceded in death by son, Bradley. Survived by wife, Carol; son, Blake; grandson, Joshua; also brothers-in-law, Jerry Helgeson of Fallbrook, CA, and Don Helgeson of Sartell, MN. Jim served in the Signal...

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