Roy R. Hansen

Roy R. Hansen

OREGON-Roy R. Hansen, age 92, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 13, 2012. He was born on February 9, 1920 in Oregon, the son of Walter and Agnes (Bolmgren) Hansen. He married Phyllis Bailey on Aug. 2, 1944 in Milwaukee. Roy was a foreman at Foster Insulation for 42 years. He and Phyllis enjoyed traveling together and spending time with family. Roy was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Roy is survived by his wife, Phyllis; daughter, LeEllen (Ed) Krueger; four grandchildren, Heidi Stewart, Wendy (Greg) Graf, Edwin Roy (Rachel) Krueger, Lorelei (Jake) Matteson; 11 great-grandchildren, E.J., Elizabeth Anne, Rebecca, Jared, Caleb, Corban, Raven, Xanthippe, Arick, Jet and Tabitha; cousin, Patty Wright; and many loving nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Ella (Donald) Dorr; brother, Svend (Arlene) and Albert (Florence).

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON OREGON FUNERAL HOME, 1150 Park Street, Oregon, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 18, 2012, with Rev. Paul Markquart presiding. Burial will be at Prairie Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday. Memorials may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church or Hillcrest Bible Church.