Donald Edward Hansen

Donald Edward Hansen, 73, of Marietta passed away at 9:18 p.m. on Friday (Feb. 28, 2014) at Harmar Place.

He was born on April 6, 1940, on the family farm in Churchtown, a son the late Anna Aquinas Emge Hansen and Donald William Hansen. Don was an asbestos worker for Local Union 80. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Korean War and enjoyed repairing and restoring old cars.

Don is survived by his wife, Kay Ritchie Hansen; three sons and one daughter, Dennis Johnson Hansen of St. Marys, Donald Anthony Hansen of Texas, David Aaron Hansen of Marietta, Dana Ritchie of Statesville, North Carolina; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; stepmother, Phyllis Gregory; two half brothers; and four half sisters.

He was preceded in death by his parents

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with entombment in East Lawn Memorial Park with full military honors. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday after 2 p.m. with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent to the family at