Hastings resident Ruth “Carol” Hansen, 92, passed away Wednesday, December 16,
2020, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, December 18, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with
Pastor Brett Mackey officiating. Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. The
service will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home’s Facebook
page. The direct link for that page is www.facebook.com/lbvfh. Visitation will be one
hour prior to service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to
The Kensington. For the health and safety of others face masks are required for those
attending the visitation and funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Since there are
material sharing restrictions, we ask that you bring your own pen for signing the
registration book or memorial envelopes. If you do not bring one, we can do that for you.
Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Carol was born April 30, 1928, in Stella, MO to Robert & Mella (Vanslyke) Kelley. She
graduated from Stella High School, Stella, MO. Carol married Keith L. Hansen on
January 25, 1950, in Bentonville, AR; he preceded her in death on January 23, 2000.
Carol was a homemaker and a member of the Second Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed
helping design and make floral arrangements at the Kensington.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Keith L. Hansen; two brothers,
Robert and J.R.; three sisters, Georgia, Twila, and Lorene; sister-in-law, Babe; and
Children & Spouses: David & Johnna Hansen – Summerville, SC
Pamela & David Sawicki – Hastings, NE
Patricia & Craig Woods – East Troy, WI
Kevin & Paige Hansen – Blue Hill, NE
Brother-in-law: Milburn Erickson – Hastings, NE
Several Nieces & Nephews