William John HANSEN

Auckland, Auckland

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I am sad to hear of Bill's passing ,I was lucky enough to meet Bill in the early 70's and after working for him for a short period we started Metco Engineering to gether.
He was a special person who gave me a big break in life.
Rest in peace my old friend.
Brian and Marilyn Francis.

My father's pragmatic, austere upbringing laid a foundation for independence & resilience - preparing him to apply his talents & make the most of opportunities. Accomplishments followed: as a tradesman; a business man who founded Hansen Heating, Metco Engineering & Real Pies; and a teacher/tutor who helped many students. While not altruistic by nature, he showed goodwill toward others & was increasingly grateful for the benefits of a long marriage. His opinions were typically...

The Butler family have known Bill Hansen for many years and fond memories of Bill playing the piano accordian at bbqs and many happy times and his wonderful sense of humour. Our deepest sympathy to the family. Daphne and family


William's Notices

HANSEN, William John (Bill). 27 July 1933 to 14 October 2017, aged 84. Lost to his beloved wife of 61 years Noni, sons Nick and Chris, daughter-in- law Kit and Sylvia, grandsons Adam, James and Andrew. In respect of his wishes Bill's remains were donated to University of Auckland Medical School....

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