Massillon, OH formerly of Hale
January 26, 1924 - June 18, 2016
Thursday, June 23, 2016 from 12-3 PM
Buresh Funeral Home, Hale
3:00 PM, Thursday, June 23, 2016
August Hanson, age 92, of Massillon, OH, formerly of Hale, passed away on June 18, 2016. He was born on January 26, 1924 in Spirit Lake, IA. He worked for Ford Motor Company for 22 years and Holly Carburetor for 18 years. August enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards and was very sociable. He served in the US Army infantry during WWII from 1943-1945 and was wounded in Italy. August married the former Esther Rabe on October 20, 1948 in Bowling Green, OH.
August is survived by his children; James & Barbara Hanson, John & Linda Hanson, David & Candi Fettes; grandchildren; Cindy & Greg Slinkerd, Karen & Richard Morin, Keith & Corrie Hanson, Rachel & Ivan Michalko, Kimberly Hanson, Chris & Crystal Dailey, David & Emily Hanson, Alex Hespel, Michael Fettes, Tyler Slinkerd, Joe, Ben & Jonathon Michalko, Aurora & Trenton Fettes, and Olivia Fettes. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Esther in 2013.
Hale VFW Post #7435
Logan Township Cemetery