|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1919|
|Death: ||Aug. 19, 2012|
South Dakota, USA
Katherine Edith Hansen, 92, of De Smet, South Dakota formerly of Howard, South Dakota passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2012 at the Huron Regional Medical Center, Huron.
Funeral services will be 11am, Thursday, August 23, 2012 at American Lutheran Church, De Smet, with burial to follow in the De Smet Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday at 10am with family present to greet friends from 7pm to 8pm at Willoughby Funeral Home, Howard.
Katherine Edith Siebels was born November 9, 1919 at Campbell, Minnesota to John and Mabel (Sales) Siebels. Katie moved with her family at a young age to the Manchester and De Smet areas where she attended school in De Smet until the eighth grade. Katie then worked for the K & K Store in De Smet.
Katie was united in marriage to Leonard Hansen on September 16, 1951 at Manchester, South Dakota. After their marriage the couple farmed in the Esmond, Howard, Cavour and Carthage areas before they set up their dairy farm in the Howard area. The couple moved into De Smet in 1987 after retiring. Leonard died on April 23, 1996.
Katie enjoyed reading, quilting, doing crafts, canning and raising her African Violets. Katie also enjoyed visiting, family gatherings, especially with her children and grandchildren. Katie was a member of American Lutheran Church, De Smet and women's group.
Those grateful for having shared her life include her daughter, Mable (David) Voelker of Plover, WI; three son's John (Diane) Hansen of Canova, SD; William (Lois) Hansen of Eagle River, AK; Thomas (Jill) Hansen of Winfred, SD; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Katie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Leonard (1996), a granddaughter Amanda and a great grandson Liam Lloyd.
John Siebels (1867 - 1954)
Mable Sales Siebels (1875 - 1952)
Leonard P. Hansen (1919 - 1996)*
De Smet Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Norb Sonen
Record added: Jan 19, 2014
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