Donald O. Hansen, 93, of Wilton, Iowa, died Thursday, April 6, 2017, at the Wilton Retirement Community, Wilton.
Donald was born in Bennett, Iowa, on May 22, 1923, a son of Adolph and Dorothy (Asmus) Hansen. Don graduated from Wilton High School in 1942. Donald married Evelyn Kramer on February 7, 1948 in Bennett, Iowa. She preceded him in death on September 20, 2003. He farmed in Cedar and Muscatine Counties.
Don was a member of the Christian Faith and a 50-year member of the Wilton Masonic Lodge #167 AF & AM. Don enjoyed being social and spending time with his family and friends.
Don is survived and lovingly remembered by his daughter-in-law Becky Hansen of Wilton, his grandson Kyle (Carolyn) Hansen of Brighton, Mich., his great grandchildren: Benjamin, Marie and Gracie and his sister Shirley Sterner of West Liberty. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, his son Gary Hansen, his brother Melvin Hansen and his special friend Lois Conway.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 14, 2017 from 4-7 p.m. at Bentley Funeral Home in Wilton. A Masonic Service will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Wilton. Additional visitation will be one hour before the service. Interment will be at the Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in his memory. Online remembrances and condolences may be left for Don's family at www.bentleyfuneralhome.com
Donald O. Hansen, 93Wednesday, April 12, 2017