We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home
Mark Hansen, 60, born in Mankato, Mn, passed away, surrounded by family, after a courageous battle with cancer on July 7th 2022, in Cambridge, MN.
Born to Don and Sandy Hansen on October 8th 1961. He attended High School in Cambridge, Mn and graduated in 1980. Fondly referred to as “Hebner” in school, Mark was involved in theater, band, choir as well as musicals. He played hockey and baseball and was an avid skier. Mark was married in 1984 to Gwen Sunde and from this marriage, Daughter, Lindsay (1986) and Son Mitchell (1989) were born. This marriage dissolved. Mark worked with his father and brother, with Hansen Land Surveying for over 40 years, and was passionate about his work and the time spent with his father and brother. Mark received his bachelor's degree from St. Cloud State in Registered Land Surveying. Mark began dating Gerti Annis in 1991 and they were married on July 31st 2004. With this union, Denise Johnson and Nicole Annis, Gerti's two daughters joined the family.
Mark was active in his community and had many friends and connections. He enjoyed hunting and spending time hiking, camping and taking trips up the North Shore with Gerti. Dad had a wonderful singing voice and loved Karaoke and was a dedicated member of the service and worship team at New Hope Community Church for 15 years and most recently at Word of Life and The Bridge Outreach. Dad's deep faith and involvement with these churches brought him great joy as he loved serving others and serving the Lord.
Mark was preceded in death by his Grandparents, Aunts and Uncle.
Mark is survived by his wife Gerti Hansen, his children Lindsay Hansen (Keith Koroschetz), Mitchell Hansen, Denise Johnson (Jason Korbol) & Nicole Annis. His parents Don & Sandy. his sisters Lisa Hansen & Kristin Jacobson (David Jacobson). His Brother Ryan Hansen (Tressy Hansen). His niece Olivia Jacobson & Nephews William Jacobson & Carter Hansen.
Mark's family would like to send a special Thank You to MN Oncology as well as the Care Teams at Cambridge Hospital and Allina Hospice – who all doted on Mark and gave him the best care.
Memorials and Flowers may be sent to New Hope Community Church in Cambridge, MN.
Mark's Celebration of Life 10:30AM, Saturday, July 23, 2022 at New Hope Community Church in Cambridge. Visitation will be one hour prior. Interment in Isanti Union Cemetery.