Published February 17 2013
She was born Feb. 13, 1923, in Fargo to Frank and Hattie Shiek. She married Earl Hanson in 1940 in Moorhead and they lived for many years in Hannaford, N.D. They later moved to Cooperstown where they still live in their own home.
They have four children, Carol (Dick) Hook and Mike (Irene) Hanson, Cooperstown; Sharon (Jerry) Lende, Finley, N.D.; and Jerry (Sandy) Hanson, Hannaford; 13 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.