Gladys P. Hanson

Friday, March 23, 2007

GLADYS P. HANSON, a resident of Holiday Island, formerly of Indiana, was born March 12, 1907, in Cambridge, Minn., a daughter of John and Helena (Olson) Lindgren. She died Friday, March 16, 2007, in Eureka Springs, at the age of 100.

Ms. Hanson was a homemaker. She attended the Holiday Island Presbyterian Church. Her favorite hobby was sending cards to her friends for special occasions.

She is survived by one daughter, Grace and her husband Dan Wilson of Holiday Island; one granddaughter, Wendy and her husband Bill Lee of Bellevue, Neb.; two great-granddaughters, Nicole Koster of Washington, and Jamie Wood of Nebraska; two great-great-grandsons, Brandon Smith and Joshua Smith of Nebraska; one grandson, Brian Wilson and wife Jennifer of Nebraska; and three great-granddaughters, Della Wilson, Grace Wilson, and Emily Wilson of Nebraska, several nieces and nephews, and host of other family and friends.

On June 24, 1931, she was united in marriage with Arthur Hanson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son, Glenn Hanson, and one sister, Emma Hoglund.

There will be a memorial service at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the Holiday Island Presbyterian Church Building Fund. Online condolences may be sent to the family at