Clarence Hanson

PEORIA - Clarence "Boobee" Hanson, 33, of Peoria passed away at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2013.

He was born June 15, 1979, in Peoria to Clarence and Rose Hanson-Ellis.

Clarence was an employee at Caterpillar Inc.

He loved spending time with family; his favorite basketball team was "The Heat" which he enjoyed watching with his friends.

He leaves to cherish his precious memories his parents of Peoria; one daughter, Monique Hanson of Peoria; one stepdaughter, Kieanna Griffin of Peoria; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends, who loved and adored him.

Services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, with visitation commencing one hour prior at 8 a.m. at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Otha Boyd will officiate. He will be laid to rest in the Parkview Cemetery. The family has chosen T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel to handle the final arrangements of their loved one.

Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel
201 N. Macarthur Hwy Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 674-6323

Published in Peoria Journal Star on May 16, 2013