Mercedes "Dolly" Hanson-Nelson
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Hanson-Nelson, Mercedes "Dolly" Born 7/4/1928 and died 1/13/2010. Preceded by first husband, David Hanson. Survived by husband, Earl Nelson, Plymouth; son, David ( Julie) Hanson, Plymouth; grandchildren, Sara (Steve) Lundquist, Kai (Karmen) Hanson, Erika and Emily Hanson; great-grandchildren, Taryn and Kylie Lundquist and Blake Hanson. Also survived by sister, Betty Saline; Earl's sons and daughters, James Nelson, Joel Nelson, Jay Nelson, Jean Nelson, Jackie Nelson, Jennifer Harley; and numerous grandchildren. Funeral Sat., 1/16/2010, 11:00 AM THOMSON- DOUGHERTY MANSION, 2535 Park Ave., Mpls reception to follow service. Interment Sunset Memorial Park, Sat., 1:00 PM, Visitation Fri. 5:00- 7:00 PM, Thomson-Dougherty Mansion. Memorials preferred to Virginia Piper Cancer Institute c/o Abbott Northwestern Hospital. Historic Thomson-Dougherty 612-871-4407

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Published in Star Tribune from Jan. 14 to Jan. 15, 2010.
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January 19, 2010
So very sorry to hear of Aunt Dolly's passing. Our hearts go out to the Hoffman-Hanson-Nelson families. Denny and Colleen Shaw ( West Covina, Ca.)
Colleen Shaw
January 15, 2010
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Mike and marti Scanlon
January 14, 2010
Aunt Dolly was a very special lady and will be missed greatly.
The family is in my prayers during this difficult time.
Ginny Wiest
January 14, 2010
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
Rick Johnson
January 14, 2010
Sara, Kai, Dave and the entire Hanson family. We are so sorry for your loss. Dolly was a great lady. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Duane and Robyn Smude
January 14, 2010
With deepest sympathy
We enjoyed her Dolly's company at the WU luncheons and miss her

Al and Louise Nieters
Louise Nieters
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