William Howard Hanson, 81, died Thursday, October 11, 2012 after an illness. Visitation will take place Sunday, October 14, 2012 from 6:008:00 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home. Services will be held Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Tranquil Methodist Church. A graveside service will be held at a later date.
Mr. Hansen was born in Warren, Pa., a son of the late Dorothy Hansen Haight. He is also predeceased by his wife, Janet Hansen, and a son, Eugene Howard Hansen. Mr. Hansen was a veteran of the US Air Force, and member of Tranquil Methodist Church. He was retired as a Plant Engineer in the Automotive Industry.
Surviving are his sons, Bill Hansen and his wife, Lee, of Ninety Six, SC, Scott Hansen of Ninety Six, SC, daughters, Cheryl H. Stone of Marion, SC, Marlene R. Hansen of Charleston, SC; 9 grandchildren and 16 greatgrandchildren.
An online register is available at www.richardsonfh.net.