Paul Norman Hanson passed away on June 28, 2003 at the age of 82 in Abbotsford, B.C. He was born September 20, 1920 in McCreary, Manitoba.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Jean; dear children Heather (John), Joe (Judy), Tim (Ele), Glen (Sandra), Peggy (Daryl); grandchildren Karen (Ramon), Sandy (Jeff), Kelly (Jeremy), Drew, Jessica, Brodie, Kelsey; great-grandchildren Sofia, Olivia, Evan & Emily. Will also be deeply missed by brother Owen (Pat), sister Pearl McLean and other friends and family.

Paul served with the RCAF during WW11 on Eastern Air Command as a navigator. He graduated from the University of Manitoba with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Paul worked for 31 years with Consolidated Bathurst in Grand Mere and Montreal, Quebec.

Paul had many interests including sports, astronomy and carpentry. He was devoted to serving his church and community.

A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, July 3, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Memorial United Church, 33737 Hazel St., Abbotsford.

Donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society in memory of Paul.


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