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Information for Carl E. Hanson

1 September, 1931 - 1 November, 1994

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

3 November, 1994
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Carl Hanson Jr.

    Carl E. Hanson Jr., 63, of Caldwell, died Tuesday, November 1, 1994, at home of natural causes.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 4, 1994, at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  Rev. Maurice Jones of Treasure Valley Christian Church, (Disciples of Christ) will officiate.  Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Carl was born September 1, 1931, in Caldwell, the son of Carl E. and Genevieve Hird Hanson.  He graduated from Caldwell High School and attended Idaho State University.  He joined the U. S. Navy in 1950 and served aboard the aircraft carrier, U.S.S. Princeton during the Korean War.  He was honorably discharged in 1954.
    Carl married Janice Woodworth October 3, 1953, in Caldwell.  He was a carpenter for a number of years with his father in Hanson Builders and later was a truck driver for Ida-Cal Freightlines.  He then returned to carpentry and built many homes in Caldwell, retiring in 1991 due to health problems.
    He was a member of the Caldwell First Christian Church and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, #1448, Caldwell.
    Surviving are his wife, Janice Hanson; his mother, Genevieve Hanson; and three daughters, Carla Howard, Perri Hanson and Shelly Sullivan, all of Caldwell; a son, Randy Hanson of Marsing; a sister, Janet Blood of Caldwell; and nine grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Marilyn.
    His family requests that memorial contributions be made to Mountain States Tumor Institute West or to the West Valley Medical Center Hospice Program.
    Friends may call at Dakan Funeral Chapel in Caldwell from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

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