Noel R. Hansen, 80 |
Feb. 14, 1936 — July 14, 2016
Noel R. Hansen, of Grafton, passed away at the Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon on July 14, 2016, at the age of 80 years.
Noel was born on Feb. 14, 1936, in Oconto Falls, the son of the late Leonard Hansen and the late Rose (nee Rush) Hansen.
He attended Kingsford High School, in Kingsford, Mich., and graduated in 1954. Shortly after graduation, Noel served his country in the United States Marines for three years.
Noel was employed by Wisconsin Bell/AT&T, working as a system technician. After 35 years of faithful dedication to his employer, Noel retired in July of 1994. He quickly was able to work on various woodworking projects, as well as take time to relax and fish. Noel was also a member of the Feith Family YMCA in Saukville, where he attended daily.
Noel is survived by his children, Gail Doerflinger, Deb (Dave) Jackson, Mark Hansen and Jason (Sarah Terry) Hansen; and grandchildren, Carren (Steve) Gratz, Michelle Jackson and Matthew Jackson.
He is further survived by his special friend, Luanne Boyle, three sisters; one brother, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Noel was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Hansen, and one brother.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 1 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1619 Washington St. in Grafton. The family will receive friends and relatives on Wednesday at the church, from 11 a.m., until 12:45 p.m. Father Mike Barrett will officiate the Memorial Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Family Sharing in Grafton are appreciated. Please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com to send online condolences to the Hansen Family.