Raymond Hansen, age 75 of Manitou Springs, CO, passed away January 8, 2013 surrounded by family and friends.
Raymond was born March 2, 1937 in Woodstock, MN to Siegfried and Cecelia Hansen. He married Edith Green, June 7, 1958 in Flandreau. Ray owned and operated his own excavating business for many years in Manitou Springs. Ray and his wife spent their summers in Manitou Springs where he loved to care for his family and spent hours tending his garden and orchard. During the winter months Ray and Edith would travel to their winter home in Bullhead City, AZ where they loved to golf and spend time with their many friends. He loved to travel, hunt and fish and attend Bronco and Colorado Rockies games.
He is survived by his wife: Edith, Manitou Springs, CO; three children: Brenda (Tommy) Tyma of Colorado, Thomas Hansen of Montana and Dawn Kemena of Colorado; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and his mother-in-law: Dorothy Green, Flandreau.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and one granddaughter.
A memorial service was held Monday, Jan. 14 at Manitou Springs Congregational Church. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research.