By Casperson Funeral Home
age 93, of Park Falls, formerly of Ellison Bay, died on Sunday May 7, 2017 at Park Manor Nursing Home in Park Falls. She was born on April 3, 1924 on Washington Island, the daughter of Walter and Jennie (Gename) Launders. She married Murrel Hansen, who preceded her in death on November 7, 1985. The couple moved to Kenosha after WWII where Darlene worked for American Motors Corporation/Chrysler Corporation for eleven years retiring in February of 1985. She was a member of the UAW Local 72 in Kenosha. After retirement the couple moved to Ellison Bay. She spent time working on crafts and enjoyed baking cookies and treats for others and also watching TV. Her main interest was writing both her mother’s and father’s family history. Darlene was a member of the Sister Bay Moravian Church.
She is survived by:
her daughter Diane (Terrance) Mohr of Park Falls
Allen Mohr of Park Falls
Terry (Jean) Mohr of Portage
Patrick (Maureen) Mohr of Chanhassen, MN
(5)great-grandchildren: Jamie, Nikki, Eric, Julia, and Ryan
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Murrel, and her brother Loyd Launders
Memorials to the Sister Bay Moravian Church would be appreciated.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday May 13, 2017 at Sister Bay Moravian Church at 11:00 A.M. with a visitation from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Service.
Interment will be held at the Ellison Bay Cemetery following the Service.