IRON MOUNTAIN - Beverly Virginia Hansen, 84, of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully Sunday, Aug.19, 2012, at Dickinson County Healthcare System after a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born July 15, 1928, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Clifford and Nellie (Ewer) Rose. Beverly was one of nine brothers and sisters.
She married Morris Hansen on June 15, 1950. They lived in Kingsford until they relocated to Racine, Wis. in 1958, and later settled in Neenah, Wis.
Beverly moved back to her hometown of Iron Mountain after the death of her beloved husband in 2002. She was a homemaker as well as caring for small children of working parents during the day. She was known to many children as "mom."
She has been a mother and grandma to many and a friend to all God has blessed her.
Beverly is survived by three sons, Thomas Hansen of Waterford, Wis., and Randy Hansen and Ricky Hansen, both of Iron Mountain; one sister, Marlene Towns of Niagara, Wis.; two brothers, Darral Rose of Iron Mountain and Dickie Rose of Neenah; seven grandchildren, Carey Simons, Vanessa Ivey, Justin Hansen, Jessica Bays, Ivan Hansen, Kenyan Hansen, and Dusty Hansen; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Saturday from 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron Mountain.
The memorial celebration will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Friends and relatives are invited to attend. All will miss her.
Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery of Neenah.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Beverly or leave a condolence for her family online at JacobsFuneralHomes.com
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron mountain to honor Beverly's Legacy of Life.