Charles H. Hansen, age 77, of Neshkoro, passed away Monday, April 5, 2021 at his home.
He was born April 4, 1944 in New Hanover, North Carolina, the son of Henry C. and Ruth (Woodard) Hansen. He married Darlene R. Demski on July 7, 1966. She preceded him in death on March 19, 1990. Charles then married Janice C. Morgan on January 3, 1996 in Milwaukee.
He was a graduate of Greendale High School and later served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War earning two bronze stars. Charles was employed in accounting and collections for Milport Chemical Company in Milwaukee for many years until his retirement in 2006. He enjoyed being with his family, boating, camping and working on his tractors. He was a member of Joseph Kresic Jr. VFW Post 10892, Neshkoro.
He is survived by his wife, Janice C. Hansen, Neshkoro; two sons, Charles (Kim) Hansen, Muskego, Kevin Hansen (Angela), Whitewater; two grandchildren, Amanda Hansen and Drew Hansen; his siblings, Herman (Kathy) Hansen, St. Francis, Lois Smith, Littleton, CO., Richard (Connie) Hansen, Greendale, Thomas (Mary) Hansen, Greendale. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 11, 2021 from 12 noon until 2:00 p.m. followed by a Service of Remembrance at Leikness Funeral Home, 358 South Oxford St., Wautoma. Full military honors will be held following the services.
The family expresses heartfelt appreciation to Heartland Hospice Services, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital and UW Carbone Cancer Center for their care and compassion. Also to everyone that sent cards and well wishes to Charlie.