Arlene Dagnes Hansen (July 25, 2012)

March 31, 1919 ~ July 25, 2012

VISITATION DETAILS
There will be no viewing or visitation

SERVICE DETAILS
Saturday, July 28, 2012
2:00 p.m.
Burmeister-Johannsen Funeral Home
Harlan, Iowa
Burial will be in the Jacksonville Cemetery, Jacksonville, Iowa

SURVIVORS
1 Nephew – Ivan Hansen and his wife Janice of Harlan, Iowa
1 Niece – Freda and her husband Brent Littleton of Valley Falls, Kansas
1 Sister-in-law – Bertha Hansen of Elk Horn, Iowa
Numerous Friends.

Arlene Dagnes Hansen, daughter of Bill and Mary (Mathiasen) Hansen, was born March 31, 1919, near Jacksonville, Iowa. She departed this life July 25, 2012, at Myrtue Medical Center in Harlan, Iowa at the age of 93 years, three months and 24 days. She was educated in Polk No. 8 Country School and attended Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville. She cared for her parents until her mother’s death in 1970, and then she did housekeeping for many years for Robert Kroman. Arlene has been a resident of Salem Lutheran Home in Elk Horn, Iowa since August of 2011.

Arlene was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Bill Hansen; two sisters, Ida and Sylvia both in their youth; and also by a long time close friend, Robert Kroman. Survivors include one nephew, Ivan Hansen and his wife Janice of Harlan, Iowa; one niece, Freda and her husband Brent Littleton of Valley Falls, Kansas; sister-in-law, Bertha Hansen of Elk Horn, Iowa; and numerous friends.

A memorial service was held at the Burmeister-Johannsen Funeral Home in Harlan, Iowa, on Saturday, July 28, 2012, with Pastor Ron Rasmussen of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville, Iowa, presiding. Burial of ashes was in the Jacksonville Cemetery, Jacksonville, Iowa. The Burmeister-Johannsen Funeral Home in Harlan was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be left online at burmeisterjohannsen.com.

 

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2 Responses to Arlene Dagnes Hansen (July 25, 2012)

  1. Renee Thysen-Gessert says:

    I am sorry to hear of Arlene’s passing. I enjoyed seeing her in Harlan, when she was out to dinner with Mr. Kroman. They enjoyed seeing my kids grow up. I always thought it was neat that they remembered who I was.
    Please accept my sympathy……Renee

  2. Renee Thysen-Gessert says:

    I am so sorry to hear of Arlene’s passing. She was such a friendly, lovely person. She always knew me when I would see her in Harlan out to eat at Mickels with Mr Kroman. With my sympathy….Renee

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