Arnold Hansen

TRENT WOODS - Arnold "Buzz" Hansen, 74, passed away October 4, 2013, with his family at his side. He was married to Diane W. Hansen for 51 years.

Buzz was born in Chatham, NY, graduated from Denison University, and received an MBA from the University of Chicago. After a successful business career, Buzz and Diane moved to New Bern in 1985 and opened the Harmony House Inn on Pollock Street, which they ran for over 10 years.

Buzz enjoyed life in New Bern, joining the East Carolina Yacht Club and served as Commodore. After moving on from boating, he was often seen around town on one of his motorcycles. He was an active member of Garber Church, singing in the Chancel Choir, as well as in the Knights of Glory, and One Voice.

Buzz is survived by his wife, Diane, children, Laurie (Ross) and Mark, and grandchildren, Warner and AnnaGrace. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Funeral will be held at Garber Church on Sunday, October 6 at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements are by Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations.

Funeral Home

Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations
2015 Neuse Boulevard New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 637-5111

Published in Sun Journal from Oct. 5 to Oct. 8, 2013