HANSEN, Duane Allen
Born May 4, 1921, the fourth child to Earl Hansen and Hazel (Wilson) Hansen, in Wagner, So. Dakota. Duane died peacefully at the age of 91 on April 24, 2013.
He loved music, and sang in his high school choir and quartet. When graduating he was awarded a scholarship to Western Iowa College of Music, but decided instead to go to the University of South Dakota to study Accounting.
He met his beloved wife Doris while both were students at University of South Dakota.
he served in the Headquarters, Armed Forces Middle Pacific in Hawaii. He was awarded the Bronze Star
and was discharged honorably as a Captain. Duane was employed as an auditor for 32 years by the Franchise Tax Board.
In retirement he enjoyed membership in SIRS and the Country Club Aires.
He is survived by his wife Doris, sons Douglas and David, and daughter Donna.A memorial service will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 2100 J Street, Sacramento, CA on May 17th, 2013 at 11:00 am.
In lieu of flowers, any donations may be made in his name to the First United Methodist Church Sound System.