Robert "Jim" Hanson Jr.
Robert "Jim" Hanson Jr.

Clarinda, formerly of Des Moines

Robert "Jim" Hanson, Jr., 65, was January 6, 1950, to Dr. Robert and Madonna Hanson in Des Moines. He passed away at Bright Kavanagh on July 1, 2015.

Jim enjoyed auto racing, and worked for Midwest Energy as a Lineman until 1985.

Jim is survived by his siblings, Tom (Jan) Hanson of Johnson, Theresa Brown of Norwalk, Tim (Jolene) Hanson of Altoona, and Paula Patrick of Des Moines; step-mother, Betty Hansen of Des Moines; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other loving family members. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015, at Glendale Cemetery, 4909 University in Des Moines.

Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Rescue League.

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Published by the Des Moines Register from Jul. 5 to Jul. 9, 2015.
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My thoughts are with your family.
Connie Nading
July 7, 2015
All my thoughts and prayers to you all. Michele Phillips-Quijano
michele quijano
July 6, 2015
Thoughts and prayers to family.
Ed Phillips
July 6, 2015
Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Bill, Barb and Family Kappelman
July 6, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time. Jim is finally at rest in the arms of our Lord.
Thinking of you,
Colleen O'Connor Grant
July 6, 2015
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