PAW PAW - Jacquelin “Jackie” Hanson, 87, of Paw Paw, passed away April 3, 2019 at Heritage Health in Mendota.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 6 at the Paw Paw United Methodist Church, 370 Wiley Ave., Paw Paw with Pastor Glen Stewart officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of the service at the church. Interment will follow at Wyoming Township Cemetery, Paw Paw.
Jackie was born May 1, 1931 in Sterling to Charles and Esther (Schroeder) Wright. She married Wesley Hanson. He preceded her in death on Dec. 8, 1963.
Survivors include three children, Dennis (Dang) Hanson of Shirley, Mass., Lianne Whitlock of Paw Paw and Marc (Carla) Hanson of Earlville; four grandchildren, Eric Hanson and Christina (Aaron Arsenault) Hanson, both of Massachusetts, Jason (Maureen) Hanson of Mendota, and Brent (Michele) Hanson of Earlville; and four great-grandchildren, Zoe, Claire, and Gage Hanson and Brynn Hanson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one son-in-law, LeRoy Whitlock.
Jackie held numerous jobs throughout her life. She worked at Safranek’s Market Basket in Paw Paw, CTS Knights in Sandwich, and Hart Carter in Mendota. She loved working outside, mowing the lawn and tending to her flowers. She enjoyed reading, especially romance novels, and loved spending time with her kids and grandkids.
Contributions in Jackie’s memory may be directed to the Paw Paw United Methodist Church. Please visit www.TormanFuneralHome.com to sign the online guest book.