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Kenneth "John" Hanson

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

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Kenneth "John" Hanson, 65, formerly of Marshall, died Monday Oct. 29, 2012, in Kansas City.

Memorial services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Marshall, with William W. Harlow officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the World Wildlife Fund.

Born Oct. 9, 1947, in Mitchell, S.D., he was the son of the late Kenneth Hanson and Rosemary Fitzgerald Hanson. In 1976, in Huron, S.D., he married Michelle Haggar. He moved to Marshall in 1977 and owned and operated Marshall Glass Service until 1982 and then opened and managed Fingland Glass in Marshall. He also worked for Marshall Municipal Utilities for a number of years. He loved the sport of wrestling and coached for more than 15 years for the Indian Foothills Youth Wrestling Club. He was also an avid fisherman and hunter.

He is survived by three sons, Brian Hanson of Kansas City, Patrick Hanson and his wife, Kristen, of Columbia and Robby Hanson of Marshall, MO; two sisters, Cheri Beck and her husband, Ben, of Colorado City, Colo., and Joan Webber and her husband, Tom, of Chippewa Falls, Wisc.; one brother, David Hanson of Cumberland, Wisc.; and three grandchildren, Ava, Parker and Kale.

Additional information provided per family recompense.