|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1896|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1995|
South Dakota, USA
Etta K. Hansen
Etta K. Hansen, 99, died June 30, 1995, at Good Samaritan Luther Manor, Sioux Falls.
Etta K. Peterson was born February 12, 1896, to Peter C. and Christina (Christensen) Peterson in Lake Benton, Minnesota. She grew up in Lake Benton and received her education there. She then went to work in Tracy, Minnesota, for 10 years prior to her marriage.
On August 12, 1930, she was united in marriage with Niels T. hansen in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Following of their marriage, the couple owned and operated bakeries in Howard Lake, Minnesota, and Gibbon, Minnesota, and in Dell Rapids. After moving to Sioux Falls in 1949, Etta went to work for the Federal Bakery for a number of years. Following that, she provided babysitting services for Richard and Dennis Hanson for 10 years. She had lived in the Rivertower Apartments for 13 years, and at age 96, moved to Good Samaritan Luther Manor.
Her husband, Niels, preceded in death on October 4, 1957.
Etta was an active church member at First Lutheran Church, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, and a life member of the Order of Eastern Star.
Survivors include one son, Neil T. “Tony” Hansen of Greensboro, New York; one daughter, Marion Taylor, and her husband Joe of Sioux Falls; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held July 8, 1995, at First Lutheran church, Sioux Falls, with burial at Dell Rapids Cemetery. Visitation was held on July 6, at Miller funeral home.
Dell Rapids Tribune July 12, 1995
Dell Rapids, Minnehaha County, South Dakota
Niels Torkild Hansen (1890 - 1957)*
Dell Rapids Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Created by: dells
Record added: Oct 07, 2008
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