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Arlene Margaret Hansen

Arlene Margaret Hansen, age 87, of Lyons, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly, Monday morning, October 23, 2017, in her home. She was born October 18, 1930 in Curtice, Ohio to Fred and Helen (Vogtsberger) Witty. Arlene married Merlyn Hansen on October 21, 1949; he preceded her in death on April 15, 1986. Arlene starting working at the Goldfish Company, and then worked for Frisch’s Big Boy in Toledo. After working for Big Boy she then started driving school bus for the Evergreen local schools for 31 years, retiring in 1996. After retiring from driving bus she still wanted to stay active so she started working with her son doing construction.

Arlene farmed all her life. She was a very active faithful member of Faith Lutheran Church in Metamora, and the OPSE union.

She is survived by her children, Beverly Beaverson, and Scott (Teresa) Hansen; grandchildren, Amber (Joe) Riley, Nicole (Andrew) Parsons, Tyler (Megan) Beaverson, Josh (Courtni) Beaverson, Laura (Leland) Hays, Scott (Brandi) Hansen Jr., Kelly (Rob) Albright, Summer (Donald) Hale; great-grandchildren, Alex and Ashleigh Riley, Angeline Parsons, Logan, Amelia, and Skylar Beaverson, Brendan Woenker, Journey Beaverson, Kodi and Kali Albright, Jackie and Kyle Hale, Katelyn, Brianna, Wyatt, and Isaak Hays, Josh Fugate, Ian Hansen, Kristopher and Rylan Hansen; sisters, Sheron (John) Baumgartner, and Judy Verb-Parker.

Arlene was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Merlyn Hansen, brother, Dwight Witty, and son-in-law, Terry Beaverson.

Friends and family may visit Thursday, October 26, 2017, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 27th at Faith Lutheran Church in Metamora, with Amanda Ghaffarian officiating. Interment will follow at Elliston Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Faith Lutheran Church parking lot fund.

Residence: Lyons, Ohio

Visitation: Thursday, October 26th from 2 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora

Funeral Service: Friday, October 27th at 11:00 am at Faith Lutheran Church in Metamora

Interment: Elliston Cemetery

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Dear Hansen and Beaverson families, Our deepest sympathy to all of you . Let God"s promise soften your grief. Sincerely, The Lavers

John W. and Carla Laver Oct 26 2017 12:00 AM

Hello Bev, I am so sorry for your loss, I have great memories of your Mother and Father. Pat

Pat Winn Galdeen Oct 25 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers with the family. Your mother was always a pillar of the church family. She has earned her eternal peace. God Bless

Dave "Milt" Davis Oct 25 2017 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathies to the families

Marlene Holland-Fetterman & Todd Fetterman and family Oct 25 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for the loss of your Mom. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Odette Oct 25 2017 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Arlene was a very hatd working and amazing person.

Randy Burgermeister Family Oct 24 2017 12:00 AM