Vera L. Hansen

December 3, 1919 - December 17, 2015
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Belvidere, IL
Vera L. Hansen, 96, of Belvidere, passed away Thursday afternoon, December 17, 2015 at Swedish American Medical Center, Rockford. Vera was born December 3, 1919 in Portland Township, IL, daughter of William and Hazel (Upton) Franks. She married Burton Hansen on August 14, 1939 in Muscatine, Iowa. Vera was co-owner of Hansen and Klebers Store in Belvidere for 40 years. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Vera was involved with the Rotary Club, and Belvidere Chamber of Commerce. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading.
Vera is loved and will be missed by her son, Gordon Hansen; grandchildren, David Hansen, Christopher Hansen and Cassandra Davison, Ryan Hansen; great-grandchildren, Maggie, Bill, David, Jr., Elise, Shoriegh, Jaylin, Sante, Keian, Indya; great-great-grandchild, Alison; sisters, Joyce Anderson, Fae Davis, Lois Black; brother, Loren Franks; numerous nieces and nephews. Vera is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Burton, son, Gregory.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL, 61008 with Rev. Eugene Wille officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of service. Burial will be in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the family for a fund to be established at a later date. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of service


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Time: 11:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL, 61008 with Rev. Eugene Wille officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Belvidere Cemetery

Address:

1121 N Main St., Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Burial in Belvidere Cemetery


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made to the family for a fund to be established at a later date


 

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Born: December 3, 1919
Died: December 17, 2015

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Renee Kirchner posted on 12/18/15

Gordon and family, so sorry to hear of Vera's passing. I knew Vera for many years, dating back to Schultz Bros. days and the again when I worked at Maple Crest. Vera was a great lady, I'm glad to have known her. May God's angels look upon you and give you peace.

 

daniel kleber posted on 12/19/15

Vera was a great lady. I remember her as she worked with my Uncle Larry. I share your loss, but also rejoice with you as you celebrate her wonderful long life. May she rest in peace with her forgone family. Dan Kleber

 

MaryAnn Specht posted on 12/20/15

Gordon & Family, We are sorry to hear of Aunt Vera's passing. Aunt Vera & Mom were so close all those years. Love, MaryAnn & Ken & Family

 

MaryAnn Specht posted on 12/20/15

Gordon & Family, So sorry to hear of Aunt Vera's passing. Maxine and Aunt Vera were close for many years. I do remember many time of your family spending time with the McKibbon's

 

Darlene Schoepski posted on 12/20/15

Remembering Vera as a special Asa Cottrell chapter daughter who also served as regent 2000-2002. She was very helpful to me as a new member.

 

Malva Craft posted on 12/21/15

To the Hansen family, My name is Malva Crawford Craft. My mother (Ethel Crawford) used to work for Vera at the store. I am so sorry to hear of her passing. My heart goes out to you all. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

 

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