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(nee Hanson) Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church April 25, 1931 – Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Daughter of the late Edward Hanson and Charlotte Hanson (O’Gorman); wife of the late Clyde D. Ward and the late William R. Schaefer; mother of Kerry Ward (Claire Fallon); step-mother of William Schaefer II and Jean Frisella; grandmother of 5; dear sister of William Hanson (Elsie), Ben Hanson (Mary Ann), the late Sister Georgeann Hanson SL, Ed Hanson (Charlotte) and CeleneĀ  Hanley; dear nieces and nephews and her many friends.

Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Monday, June 4, 8:30 a.m. to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (Maplewood) for 9:00 a.m. Mass. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials to a charity of one’s choice appreciated. Visitation Sunday, 3-7 p.m. []