Edward Hansen

Obituary of Edward Hansen

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HANSEN, Edward H. longtime resident of Glen Cove, LI for 52 years on September 23, 2010. Beloved husband of Virginia H. for 64 years. Loving father of Marjorie Elise. Cherished grandfather of Meredith Sigrid. Dear brother of the late Edith H. Yewell and Sigrid N. Hansen. Proud WWII Veteran. Edward was a pilot on a B17 Bomber in the 8th Army Air Force, 350 Bomb Squadron, 100th Bomb Group and flew missions out of England over Germany. He graduated from Brooklyn Poly Tech as a mechanical engineer. Edward was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a longtime Elder and Treasurer at the First Presbyterian Church of Glen Cove. Visiting held at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas, Glen Cove. Service at First Presbyterian Church of Glen Cove. Interment Hillsdale Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Church World Service: 28606 Phillipe St. PO Box 968, Elkhart, IN 46515 or North Shore Interfaith Nutrition Network: PO Box 168, Glen Cove, NY 11542.