Keith W. Hansen, 87 of Duluth, died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019 at Marywood Assisted Living, Duluth, with his family by his side. Keith was born July 10, 1932 in Duluth to Henry O. and Emma M. Hansen. He graduated from Duluth Central High School. He served in the US Marines, 1st Marine Division during the Korean War. Keith worked for Northern Drug and then was a letter carrier for the USPS. His first wife, Colleen Hansen died on Dec. 10, 1980 and he married Sandra Hansen on February 14, 1986. Keith was a life member of DAV, life member of 1st Marine Division Association, life member of National Association of Letter Carriers and National Association of Federal Employees
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Emma; brother LaVerne Hansen; stepson, Shawn Mullen and his first wife, Colleen.
Keith is survived by his wife and best friend, Sandra; children, Robert (Diane) Hansen, Mark (Wendy) Hansen and Brian (Tracy) Hansen; stepchildren, Lorretta Mullen, Robert (Brenda) Mullen, and Charles Mullen; his sister, Jeanne (Roland) Tarbox and 12 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
We would like to thank Benedictine Health Center for the compassionate care provided.
Memorials are preferred and the family requests donations be made to Disabled American Veterans Chapter 6, 4602 Grand Ave., Suite 500, Duluth, MN 55807.