STEPHENVILLE—Memorial services for Milton Gayl Hansen, 87, retired salesman and police officer, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, at the Morgan Mill Baptist Church with Rev. Joe Rogers officiating. Milton was called home to be with his Lord and Savior whom he faithfully served for more than 55 years.

Milton was born in Gary, Indiana to Chris and Margaret (Jones) Hansen. He married Genevera Rose Blackwood on June 11, 1949, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

He was a World War II Army veteran and an avid hunter and shooting enthusiast.

Milton is survived by his wife of 66 years, Genevera Rose Blackwood Hansen of Stephenville; children, Debera Allen (Norman) of Jacksonville, North Carolina, Gayl Fosco (Carmen) of Chicago, Illinois, Rebecca Tucker (Glenn) of Mars Hill, North Carolina, Beth Hill (Matthew) of Little Rock, Arkansas, Andy Hansen (Gidget) of Stephenville and Grace Clark (David) of Stephenville; 27 grandchildren, Genevera Allen, Caroline Cowen, Jason Allen, Laura Johnson, James Fosco, Michael Fosco, Anne Fosco, Maggie Martin, Katlin Tucker, Shawn Tucker, Kyle Tucker, Stephanie Hill, Timothy Hill, Peter Hill, Susie Hill, John Hill, Andrew Hansen, Jr., Joseph Hansen, Casey Azcue, Evelynn Hansen, Noah Hansen, Elizabeth Walden, Alexandria Cooper, Cristina Clark, Jake Clark, David Clark, Jr., and Faith Clark; and three great-grandchildren, Vaelin Hansen, Lincoln Cooper and Thomas Hansen.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, Tennessee, 37214—0800.

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