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Lorraine Anna Hanson dies at 80

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Chesterton resident Lorraine Anna Hanson passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2010. She was 80.

She was born Oct. 21, 1929 in Chicago to Peter and Anna (Tutlis) Gaidem, who preceded her in death. On Oct. 1, 1949 in Chicago, she married Russell A. Hanson, who survives of Chesterton.

She is also survived by her sons Richard A. Hanson of Pierre, S.D. and David R. (wife Lori) Hanson of Valparaiso; daughter Susan Hanson of Peotone, Ill.; grandchildren Brian, Jason and Eric; and several cousins.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Peter Gaidem Jr.

There will be no services. Cremation was performed by Heritage Crematory, Portage. Arrangements were handled by the Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton.


Posted 10/11/2010