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Gale Albin Hansen
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1923
Death: Oct. 19, 1990

Gale Albin Hansen, 67, died October 19, 1990, at home in Heber City. Born April 30, 1923, in Mammoth, UT to Albin Hansen and Lyda Mrie Ekker. Married Norma Price, June 21, 1947 in Paris, ID. His first love was his family and friends. He also loved mining and geology.

He traveled around the world finding, developing and mining its mineral resources. He retired from Homestake Mining Co., where he had worked for 20 years.

He was a member of the LDS Church, and served in Germany during World War II, as a Sergeant in the Army.

He graduated from Utah State University, Class of 1950.

He lived many places, including Danville, CA; Spokane, WA; Mullan, ID; Aguilar, Argentina; Logan, Payson, Salt Lake City; and finally came back home to Heber, UT.

Survivors:
Wife, Norma of Heber
Children, Craig Gale Hansen, Jamestown, CA; Kristen Bybee, Modesto, CA; Claudia Rees, Heber City; Wade M. Hansen, North Salt Lake; Margaret Rodee, Roy, UT; Karen Wilson, Portland, OR
25 Grandchildren
Brother, Leon A. Hansen, Salt Lake City
Sisters, Margaret E. Lucas, Kearns; Doris M. Pritchett, Kearns

Funeral services Monday, October 22, at 1 p.m., in the Heber 1,6,9 Ward Chapel, 500 N 325 East, Heber. Friends may call at Olpin Mortuary, Sunday, 6 to 8 p.m., and Monday, one hour prior to services. Burial, Heber City Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Albin Hansen (1890 - 1973)
  Lyda Marie Ecker (Ekker) Hansen (1899 - 1963)
 
 Sibling:
  Gale Albin Hansen (1923 - 1990)
  Leon Alden Hansen (1928 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Heber City Cemetery
Heber City
Wasatch County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Bybee
Record added: Feb 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24466316
Gale Albin Hansen
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Gale Albin Hansen
Added by: Kent Yocom
 
Gale Albin Hansen
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Added by: Mark Morgan
 
 
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- Shirley Bybee
 Added: Jan. 13, 2013

- Pat Pitcher
 Added: Jan. 12, 2013
May you continue to rest in eternal peace.
- Shirley Bybee
 Added: Feb. 7, 2008
 
 
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