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Irwin Hanson

Irwin “Erv” Hanson, 83, of Washington, died Sunday, May 23, 2021, at Parkview Of Wellman following a sudden illness.  A private graveside service will be held at the Sandy Hook Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established for the family’s use.

Irwin “Erv” Mansfield Hanson was born July 6, 1937 in Brighton, Iowa, the son of Nels and Sylvia (Hesseltine) Hanson. He served in the United States Army. Erv was united in marriage to Phyllis Gier.  He enjoyed mowing, watching westerns and lottery scratch tickets.

Survivors include his daughter Mary (Michael) Sypherd of Ainsworth, one son Ervon Hanson of Washington; two grandchildren: Jamie (Robert) Sturm, Michael Sypherd II (Kasandra), and seven great grandchildren.

Preceding Erv in death was his wife Phyllis, son George Hanson and granddaughter Phoenyx Sturm.


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To Mary/Mike Sypherd and family:So sorry.to hear about your dad, Irwin. It's hard to lose a parent and hard to say goodbye.May God's love and good memories of him surround you in the times to come.Sue Ellen (Dawson) Hegstrom

Sue Ellen Dawson Hegstrom May 26 2021 12:00 AM

I remember the time uncle Ervin taught me how to set points on a vehicle with no feeler gauge he grabbed a March book and we used it to gap the points. RIP Love ya Uncle Ervin

Russ Hanson May 25 2021 12:00 AM