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Robert A. Hanson

July 5, 1934 — November 3, 2017

Robert Alden Hanson, age 83, Moorhead, MN, died Friday, November 3, 2017 in Sanford Medical Center, Fargo, ND.

Robert, the son of Helmer and Myrtle (Bulson) Hanson, was born in Carrington, ND, on July 5, 1934. As a small child, he lived with his family in Carrington and in Twin Valley, MN. In 1944, they moved to Moorhead, where Robert had lived since.

Robert overcame significant health issues as a child and went on to attend Dakota Business College in Fargo. He worked for a number of years as the foreman of the woodworking department for Silverline Boats in Moorhead.

In retirement, Robert enjoyed playing solitaire and watching sports on TV, especially his beloved University of Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Robert is survived by a sister, Frona (Kenneth) O'Leary, Moorhead; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Betty Frisinger and Lois Davidson.

The funeral service for Robert will be Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at 1 PM, in Korsmo Funeral Chapel, Moorhead.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral.



Visitation

NOV 13. 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CT)

Korsmo Funeral Chapel

409 8th St. S.

Moorhead, MN 56560

Funeral Service

NOV 13. 1:00 PM (CT)

Korsmo Funeral Chapel

409 8th St. S.

Moorhead, MN 56560

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