Madison – Kathyleen Christine Hansen, age 96, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, at Agrace HospiceCare.

She was born on Sept. 13, 1920 in Fort Dodge, IA, the daughter of Frank and Nellie (Siegel) Nobens. Kathy married Arnold W. “Arnie” Hansen on April 26, 1941 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

She loved baking, golfing, entertaining, and crafts, such as sewing, needle-point and knitting. She and Arnie loved to travel the world. Kathy cared for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a three time cancer survivor.

She is survived by her son, John (Fran) Hansen; five grandchildren, Michelle, Jennifer (Adam), Brian (Carrie), Brodie, and Gina (Jose); and five great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Arnie, and her daughter, Christine.

A Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 13, 2016, at Sunset Memory Gardens Chapel, 7302 Mineral Point Road, Madison, Wis.