Dennis James Hanson Dennis J. Hanson, age 53, of Seattle, WA and formerly of Vermillion, passed away on Jan. 2, 2009, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Dennis was born Jan. 9, 1955 in Vermillion to Gerald Hanson and Donna Mary Hanson Chancellor. A memorial service will be held April 25 at 3 p.m. at the Harold Davidson Airport, Vermillion at Jim Kenney's hanger to celebrate his love for flying. Burial of ashes to follow at the BluffView Cemetery. Coffee and cookies to follow back at the hanger after burial. Survivors include his son, Lucas Chludzinski of Seattle, WA; mother, Donna Mary of Burbank; brothers Scott (Jane) of Vermillion, Mark (Monica) of Newell, David of Cheyenne, WY, Steve of Gayville, and Doug of Meckling; sisters, Teresa of Vermillion, and Dawn (Jeff) Styles of Yankton, grandmother, Loretta Johnson of Elk Point; his special friend, Kathy Chludzinski of Seattle, WA; several nieces, nephews and a great niece. His father, Gerald Hanson; paternal grandparents; maternal grandfather; and great niece, Sydney Tichy, precede him in death.
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