Donna Hanson, 94

Ot. 16, 1928 —
Nov. 30, 2022
LEROY - Donna Hanson, age 94, of LeRoy, Minn., died on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022 at Wildwood Grove in LeRoy.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, 2022 at the LeRoy Lutheran Church, with Pastor Herman Bakker officiating. Burial will take place in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022 at the LeRoy Lutheran Church and will continue for one hour prior to the service.
Memorials are preferred to the Alzheimer Association, The LeRoy Lutheran Church or to the donor’s choice.
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Donna L. Hanson was born on Oct. 16, 1928 in Chester, Iowa to Milton and Enid (Culbertson) Thompson. She was raised in Chester and graduated from Chester High School. Following graduation, she attended college before her marriage to Donald Hanson on May 14, 1948 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Austin. Minn. To this union, three daughters were born, Jeanie, Barb and Kris. 
Donna was a homemaker; her cupboard was always full and ready. She enjoyed bowling, golfing, playing cards, reading, watching sports on T.V. with Don and, of course, shopping. She loved being with her family and friends and was her daughters advisor and supporter. She will be greatly missed by her family.
Donna is survived by her three daughters, Jeanie (David) Thorson of Rochester, Minn., Barb (Al) Billings of Cresco, Iowa and Kris (Steve) Jacobsen of Cannon Falls, Minn.; grandchildren, Heather Yang, Dustin Thorson, Jordan Jacobsen and Ben Jacobsen; great-grandchildren, Cameron and McKenzie Jacobsen, Chase, Meghan and Sereyla Yang, Grace Thompson, Camille and Maddox Thorson and Sloan, Hunter and Bryn Van Dyke.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Don, on March 12, 2004; grandchildren, Shannon Thorson and Travis Van Dyke; and siblings, Beth, Gay, Chuck and her twin brother, Dean.

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