Paul Alma Hansen, Sr, 87, Skidmore, Missouri died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Nodaway Nursing Home in Maryville, Missouri.
He was born November 20, 1925, in Lamonte, Missouri to Thomas and Vivian Bailey Hansen.
Paul married Velma Peter March 25, 1944 in Troy Kansas. She preceded him in death January 5, 1999.
On June 5, 2006 Paul and Donna Cummings were united in marriage in Troy, Kansas.
A lifetime farmer, Paul was a member of the Sam Albright American Legion Post #5ll, Skidmore and was a past president of the Nodaway County Farm Bureau.
He served his country in the United States Navy during World War II.
Also preceding him in death were his parents, son-in-law Jackie Lee Appleman (September 15, 2008), two brothers: Keith and Kelmer (Roberta) Hansen and sister Thelma (Charles) Johnson.
Surviving are son, Paul Hansen, Jr (Marjorie) Maryville, 2 daughters, Sherry Flanary (Paul), Maryville and Jean Appleman, Bella Vista, Arkansas; 8 grandchildren; 12 step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 6 step-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Cora Hansen Donahoo, Cole Camp, Missouri; 2 step-sons: Rick (Mickie) Cummings and Kent (Cindy) Cummings; 2 step-daughters: Jackie (John) McGee and Julie (Todd) Evans, all of Hamilton, Missouri;
Visitation will be 6:00-7:30 pm Wednesday, March 27 at Price Funeral Home, Maryville.
Services will be held 10:30 am Thursday, March 28.at Price Funeral Home, Maryville.
Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Missouri.
Memorials may be directed to the Skidmore Methodist Church or SSM Hospice.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.pricefuneralhomemaryville.com