Sarah L. Hansen

ESCANABA – Sarah L. Hansen, 87, 2701 1st Ave S., Apt. 305, Escanaba, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Christian Park Health Care Center.

She was born on April 24, 1926, in Chicago, Ill., daughter of Edward and Pearl (Barlow) Heiber. When she was 17, the family moved to Escanaba.

Sarah was employed with City Drug Store, Pick Shoe Store and Northwood Nursing Home.

She was a member of St. Anne’s Church.

Among survivors include her children, Albin (Nancy) Hansen, Chris (Carol) Hansen and Betty (Dale) Varney, all of Escanaba; nine grandchildren, Lisa, Marnie, Sarah, Robert, Alycia, Christine, Glenn, Bryant and Daniel; several great-grandchildren; brother, George (Estelle) Heiber of Wheeling, Ill.; and special friends, Beverly Dupey, Arlene Rousha and Lorraine Froberg, all of Escanaba.

Visitation will be on Sunday, Dec. 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba. The Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Anne’s Church with Rev. Fran DeGroot officiating.

Burial will be in Gardens of Rest Cemetery.

The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Hansen family.