SANDYSTON - Anne D. "Babe" Hansen, 83, of the Hainesville section of Sandyston Township, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Newton Medical Center.
Born in Hudson County, Anne grew up in North Bergen and then lived in Layton before moving to Hainesville 50 years ago. She was a barmaid at Gyp's in Frankford Township, where she worked up until last year. Anne loved life and enjoyed her patrons, friends and family.
The daughter of the late Dominick and Maria (Donato) Taffaro, she also was predeceased by her husband, Richard, and daughter, Karen McMillion. Anne is survived by her son, Michael Hansen and wife, Jane, of Randolph; grandchildren, Christopher Hansen and wife, Jill, of Bloomfield, Michael Hansen Jr. and wife, Lydia, of Fredon, and Gina Brennan and husband, Jim, of Hampton; seven great-grandchildren; and sister, Madeline McKinnon.
Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment is private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ 07860.
Online condolences may be offered at www.smithmccrackenfuneralhome.com