Died October 15, 2016 in Duluth MN Formerly of Mahtomedi, Shoreview & North Oaks Born 4/29/33 in Marshall Minnesota to Oscar and Dorthy Bladholm. Jeanne was proceeded in death by her parents and her husband Howard. She is survived by her brother Charles Bladholm (Myrna), her children Steven and Suzanne and her grandchildren Heather and Hunter. She graduated from Marshall High School in 1951 and went to the University of Minnesota where she enjoyed sorority life and earned a degree in American Studies. She married Howard Hanson in 1959 and lived in Mahtomedi where she raised her family and was involved in the community. Jeanne loved traveling, gardening, reading, life-long learning and her social activities. She was a member of the League of Women Voters, Mahtomedi Club, Normandy Park Garden Club, Finders Keepers Antique Club, U of MN Extension Buzzin' Dozen, Household Executives, and Master Gardeners, MN. Horticulture Society, and multiple writing groups and book clubs. She was a volunteer for the MS Society and the Lee and Rose Warner Nature Center. She was a long time member of St. Andrews Lutheran Church. The family would like to thank all the people who knew Jeanne and provided excellent care to live an independent life with multiple sclerosis. Memorials preferred to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Gathering of family and friends memorial service at Waverly Gardens, 5919 Centerville Road, North Oaks 1:00 p.m. October 21st.
... Show More