|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1906|
|Death: ||Sep. 15, 1986|
"The Janesville Daily Gazette", Janesville, Wisconsin, Tuesday, Sep. 16, 1986, p 2B.
Mrs. Elizabeth C. Hanson, 79, of 305 S. Pontiac, Janesville, died Monday at home.
The former Elizabeth Capelle was born Nov. 22, 1906, in Janesville. She married Merle A. Hanson on Oct. 10, 1931. He died July 11, 1976. She attended Rockford College and was a member of First Congregational United Church of Christ where she was active in various organizations. She was a charter member of the Janesville YWCA. She served on the board of the Rock County Chapter of the American Red Cross, was a member of Rock River Questers, Mercy Hospital Auxiliary, the Rock County and Milton historical societies, and was active in the auxiliary for the handicapped.
Surviving are two sons, Gordon of Clarendon Hills, Ill., and Calvin of Wauwatosa; a daughter Juliette Lukas of Milton, and five grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Congregational Church, with private burial in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation is from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Overton Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the church or the Janesville Visiting Nurse Association.
Merle Akin Hanson (1906 - 1976)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
Plot: block 293-7-7
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