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Rex C. Hansen


EARLVILLE — Rex C. Hansen, 82, of Earlville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19.

He was born Oct. 14, 1936, in Milwaukee, Wis., the son of Rex E. and Kathryn E. (Maurer) Hansen. He married Shirlee Beck in April 1983.

Rex was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Ottawa where he recently became a Eucharist Deacon.

He is survived by his wife, Shirlee, of Earlville; his two children, Karin Hansen and Kristian Hansen; two grandchildren, Bjorn and Anika; and three sisters, Susan A. (Gerald) Berika, Martha Wilson and Margaret F. (Andrew Brendler) Vetter.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepfather, Warren Vetter.

Graveside service will be at Perkinstown Cemetery in Medford, Wis.

Memorials may be directed to Christ Episcopal Church in Ottawa.

For more information or to sign the online guestbook, go to

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home

407 S. Ottawa St., Earlville, IL 60518


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