Daisy Claretta <I>Weness</I> Hanson

Daisy Claretta Weness Hanson

Adams Township, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 27 Nov 2001 (aged 93)
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Plot 81
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Daisy C. Hanson, age 93, of Adams, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001, at the Adams Health Care Center.

She was born March 21, 1908, in Adams Township to Erick and Martha (Gurvin) Weness.

She graduated from Adams High School.

On Oct. 7, 1942, she married Ervin Hanson at the Little Cedar Lutheran Church Parsonage.

Together they farmed in the rural Elkton area.

She was a lifelong member of Little Cedar Lutheran Church.

Survivors include bothers and sisters-in-law, Earl and Harriet Weness, Adams; Kenneth and Cleo Weness, Melvin, Iowa; Wilma Weness, Adams; 11 nieces and nephews; 21 great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ervin in 1973; three brothers.

Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour before the service at the church on Saturday.

Service: 11 a.m., Saturday, at Little Cedar Lutheran Church with the Rev. Richard Kastner officiating. Casket bearers will be Robert Weness, David Weness, Erlin Weness, Roger Weness, Gary Weness, Brian Weness and Mark Weness. Organist will be Pat Hinz.

Interment: Little Cedar Lutheran Cemetery, Adams. Funeral Home: Adams Funeral Home, Adams.

Information from Little Cedar Lutheran Church, written in 1988:

Daisy Claretta Weness was born March 21, 1908, to Erick and Martha Gurvin Weness on a farm west of Adams. She was baptized in the country church and confirmed in the church in town. She attended country school one year, then went to school in town and graduated from Adams High School.

She stayed at home helping with the work until October 7, 1942, when she was married to Ervin Hanson by Rev. Alfred Breivik. They lived on their farm near Elkton until Ervin passed away on June 19, 1973. Daisy sold the farm and purchased a home in Adams.

Daisy enjoys attending circle, WELCA, the sewing group, and visiting friends and relatives.

Her favorite bible verse is John 3:16 and her favorite hymns are "Amazing Grace" and "How Great Thou Art."

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