Steven W. Hanson, age 52, of Hatfield, WI died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in his home after a heroic battle with cancer.
Steve was born on Oct. 21, 1961 in Peoria, IL to Donald D. and Lilan Averil (Daubney) Hanson.
He was raised in Wyoming, Il and Appleton, WI. He moved to the Hatfield Area in 1997.
He worked as a lineman doing cable stringing and as a carpenter and painter.
Steve enjoyed riding motorcycles. As a means of thanking those who assisted him, Steve enjoyed baking cupcakes and giving them away.
Surviving are his mother, Averil Hanson, Hatfield, his special friend and companion, Betsy Scheppmann, Hatfield, one brother, Robert (Lisa) Hanson, Hurley, WI, two sisters, Susan Hanson, Hatfield, and Linda Hanson, Neillsville, WI, and nieces and nephews.
Steve was preceded in death by his father, Donald Hanson.
A family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Torgerson’s Funeral Home (715-284-4321) of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.