Trevalyn G. Hansen

Nov. 26, 1926 July 14, 2014

Trevalyn G. Hansen, age 87, formally of Waupaca, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 14, 2014, at her home in Pewaukee.

Trevalyn was born in the Town of Dayton, Waupaca County, on Nov. 26, 1926, the daughter of the late Archie and Laura (Hamm) French. She married Donald E. Hansen on April 26, 1952, and they spent 47 wonderful years together raising a family, traveling, attending Brewers games, and enjoying their grandchildren Shelly and Mike. Trev touched many lives as an elementary school teacher from 1952 until retiring in 1976. She was a member of Bethesda Presbyterian Church in Genesee, and attended Crystal Lake United Methodist Church whenever she could. She is survived by her loving daughters, Laura Hansen of Madison and Mary (Mark) Hansen-Harrison of Waukesha; granddaughter, Michelle Harrison of Waukesha; and many very special extended family members in the Waupaca and Oshkosh areas. Trevalyn was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; grandson, Michael; and her sister, ArlaBelle Peterson.

Visitation will be on Saturday, July 26, from noon to 1 p.m. at Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca. The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Jeffrey S. Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow in the Crystal Lake Cemetery, Town of Dayton.

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