Paul Hanson Obituary

Paul K. Hanson
Paul K. Hanson

March 24, 1947 - April 4, 2021
Born in Fairbury, Illinois
Resided in Winfield, Illinois

Obituary

Paul K. Hanson, age 74 of Winfield, passed away suddenly on April 4, 2021. Paul was born March 24, 1947 in Fairbury, IL. He is the son of the late Kenneth and Johanna Hanson of Chatsworth, IL.

He married Gail nee Schinske on November 30, 1968 and was the loving father of Brittany Hanson. Surviving are two sisters, Joan (the late Duane Gerjets) of Metamora, IL, Ann Hanson of Bloomington, IL, and sister-in-law, Ruthe Hanson, Fitchburg, MA. He was preceded in death by one sister, Pamela Hanson, and one brother, John Hanson of Fitchburg, MA. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Paul was a graduate of Chatsworth High School and Eastern Illinois University. He worked in sales for the banking industry.

He was always willing to give his time and talents as a Sunday school teacher, active with civic organizations and tried to be the “best friend and neighbor” wherever he lived.

A visitation will be held for Paul from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM on Saturday, April 24, 2021, at DuPage Memorial Chapel, 951 W. Washington Street, West Chicago. A Celebration of Life will follow. Cremation rites will be accorded and a private family burial will be held at a later date.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, masks will be required for anyone who attends.

Memorial contributions may be made to one of the following or an organization of your choice:
PFLAG DuPage at www.pflagdupage.org, P.O. Box 1333, Wheaton, IL 60187-3333 or 360 Youth Services at www.360youthservices.org.

Paul’s Celebration of Life will be live-streamed at:

https://vimeo.com/event/873181/f3d6e35b4e

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Memorial Visitation
DuPage Memorial Chapel
951 W. Washington St.
West Chicago, IL 60185
Saturday, April 24, 2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Celebration of Life
DuPage Memorial Chapel
951 W. Washington St.
West Chicago, IL 60185
Saturday, April 24, 2021
1:00 PM