Lois E. Hanson, age 79, died Sept. 9, 2019, at Ostrander Care Center, surrounded by her family.

Lois Eleanore Kolve was born Jan. 1, 1940, daughter of Elmer and Hazel (Longseth) Kolve in Eau Claire, Wis. On Aug. 30, 1958, Lois married James Arthur Hanson at Lookout Lutheran Church in Wisconsin. She liked going on motorcycle rides with Jim, dancing to old time music and playing cards. She also enjoyed crocheting and fishing. She loved to spend time with her family and friends. Lois was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Ostrander.

She is survived by her sons, Ken (Judy) Hanson of Owatonna, and Keith (Kari) Hanson of Peterson; granddaughters, Anna (fiancé Zachary Vick) of Lewiston, and Kayla Hanson of Winona; step grandchildren, Mike, Mark and Michelle; and step great-grandchildren.

Lois was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James, on Sept. 5, 2014; and two sisters, Elaine and Marjory.

Memorial services for Lois will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ostrander with Pastor Herman Bakker officiating. Burial will be at Bloomfield Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church.

Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home is assisting the family. Condolences may be left at Hindtfuneralhomes.com.