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Anna Marie Nelson Hansen
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1908
Audubon County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 2006
Cass County
Iowa, USA

Longtime Atlantic resident, Anna Marie Hansen, 98, passed away Wednesday,December 27, 2006 at the Atlantic Nursing and Rehab Center in Atlantic, Iowa.

She was born January 23, 1908 in Audubon County to Neils and Christina (Petersen) Nelsen. She attended Country school until 8th grade. On November 12, 1927, she married Martin Emil Hansen. Anna and Martin celebrated their 50th Anniversary in 1977, a year and a half before he passed away in 1979. Over the years Anna worked for the Modern Truck Stop, Valley Restaurant and then for Hy-Vee as a cook until her retirement in 1978. Anna was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed reading, cooking and entertaining, floral arranging, cake baking and decorating. She loved "Jeopardy", "Wheel of Fortune" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" and she LOVED dogs. Her favorite pet was her dog, "Spunky." The family will remember her as very loving and caring. No one ever visited Anna without being offered refreshments.

Anna Hansen is survived by her two children, Kenneth "Ken" Hansen, and his wife, Joyce and Shirley Schroeter and her husband, Rodney both of Atlantic; 8 grandchildren, Deanna Stepp of Hendersonville, North Carolina, Kenneth Hansen Jr. of Glenwood, Iowa, Theresa Hansen of Oakland, Iowa, Dwight Hansen of Fort Huachuca, Arizona, Tim Schroeter of Grand Junction, Colorado, Susan Smith of Brayton, Iowa and Amy Fellows of West Des Moines, Iowa; 18 great grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Faye Nelson; and many friends including Jeannie Brodersen and Bernice Ihrke.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three children, Arthur, Melvin, and Dwight (in infancy); one granddaughter, Carol Hansen and one great granddaughter, Meredith Jo Fellows; and a very good friend, Astrid Andersen.

Funeral Information
In Remembrance
Anna Marie Hansen
Born January 23, 1908 in Audubon County, Iowa

Wednesday December 27, 2006
98 years 11 months and 4 days

10:30 in the morning
Saturday, December 30, 2006

Reverend Nancy Jensen
Exira Federated United Church of Christ

What A Friend We Have In Jesus
By Congregation

Amazing Grace
Precious Memories

Marcia Anderson

Dwight Hansen Amanda Hansen J.D. Fellows
Michael Smith Ben Smith Andrew Smith

Tim Schroeter Rodney Schroeter
Darrell Schroeter Tony Petersen

Richard and Martha Hansen
William and Kathy Claussen

Friends and relatives are invited to the New Harvest Church
located at 14th and Olive (The old YMCA Building)
following the service at the funeral home.

The Interment will take place 1:30 pm at the
Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery North West of Exira

Family links: 
  Nels J. Nelson (1869 - 1907)
  Christina Marie Petersen Nelson (1880 - 1951)
  Martin Emil Hansen (1901 - 1979)
  Dwight Hansen*
  Melvin E. Hansen (1933 - 1963)*
  James R. Nelson (1901 - 1989)*
  William Nelson (1902 - 1996)*
  Anton Nelson (1904 - 1983)*
  Andrew Nelson (1906 - 1981)*
  Anna Marie Nelson Hansen (1908 - 2006)
*Calculated relationship
Adventist Cemetery
Audubon County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Deb
Record added: Mar 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67034821
Anna Marie <i>Nelson</i> Hansen
Added by: Deb
Anna Marie <i>Nelson</i> Hansen
Added by: Julie Grabill Rasmussen
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