MILES, IOWA

Mervin ‘Tony’ A. Hanson Jr.

March 2, 1968 - Dec. 3, 2005

Mervin "Tony" A. Hanson Jr. passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2005, due to an automobile accident.

He spent most of his life in the Waukesha, Palmyra and Greenleaf areas. He was an avid Packers, NASCAR and Phil Mickelson fan.

He is survived by his wife, Chastity Hanson; his daughters, Amanda Spindler, Heather Heise and Ashley Hanson; stepsons Kevin, Anthony, Nathan, Thomas and Austin; his father, Mervin A. Hanson Sr.; his mother, Judith A. Owen; his sisters, Angela M. Summers, Laura J. Hanson and Sherry L. Walsh (John); his maternal grandmother, Bernice E. Owen; his special aunt (mom) Ginny L. Smith (nee Owen); his special cousin (sister) Katie R. Frink; his special friend, Rich Pavlons; and two special women who were in his life, Helen Schmude and Heidi Lanz. He is further survived by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews cousins, in-laws and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Luther R. Owen Sr. and Charles and Laura Hanson, and his niece, Kayla Walsh. Memorial services are pending; notification at a future date.