Raymond J. Hansen
Raymond J. Hansen
  • January 20, 1935 - December 25, 2017
  • Davenport, Iowa

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Raymond "Ray" Hansen, 82, of Davenport, passed away Monday, December 25, 2017 at his home. Visitation will be Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Runge Mortuary. There will be a private graveside service. Burial will be at Davenport Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorials may be left to Scott County Humane Society and University of Iowa Cancer Treatment Center. Online condolences may be left at www.rungemortuary.com.

Ray was born January 20, 1935 in Davenport, IA to Otto and Helen (Flaskamp) Hansen. He married Marjean Soedt on June 9, 1956 in Williamsburg, IA. Ray was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1957. Ray worked as an electrician for 42 years for Russell Electric and the Brach's Candy Company, he retired in 1998.

Ray enjoyed spending time with family and friends, camping, fishing, and golfing. His most memorable trip was when the entire family traveled to Alaska. He was a proud member of Davenport, Fraternal and Noon Mason Lodges.

Survivors include his wife Marjean; children: Tim (Kathy) Hansen, Robin (Kip) Olsen, Lorie Hansen-Dreifurst; granddaughter: LaRae (Chris) Payne; grandsons: Jason, Greg, and Ryan Thomas; great-grandchildren: Chance, Joe, Kendall; sister: Lorie (Don) Ockelmann; brother Richard Hansen.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother Jim.