Posted: Tue 2:42 PM, Jan 08, 2013
Funeral Home: Memorial Funeral Chapel
August 26, 1934 - January 4, 2013
Nelda Keith Hanson, 78, formerly of Bryan, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013 at her home in Fort Worth, Texas. Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, January 8 from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M. at Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station. Services will be held at 1 P.M. Wednesday January 9 at the funeral home. Interment will follow in the College Station City Cemetery.
She was born August 26, 1934 in Lazbuddie, Texas. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Bryan. She loved children and volunteered at Still Creek Ranch in Brazos County. She loved to travel and loved to be with her family, and had a special love for her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband R.A. "Swede" Hanson.
She is survived by her son Keith Hanson of Montgomery, Texas; her daughter and son-in-law, Kim Hanson Barton and Mike Barton of Ft. Worth, Texas; step-sisters, Cindy Hanson of New York, and Debbie Fisher of Arizona; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family requests that memorials be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure ®, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309 or to Still Creek Ranch, 6055 Hearne Road, Bryan TX, 77808.