LAUREL - Darrell Lloyd Hansen, 91, Laurel, died Dec. 7, 2020, at Hillcrest Care Center, Laurel.
No funeral services are being planned at this time for Darrell. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home, Laurel.
Darrell Lloyd Hansen was born March 12, 1929, in Hartington, to John P. and Minnie Dora (Willms) Hansen. He grew up in the Coleridge area and attended the Clairmont Country School near Coleridge. Darrell graduated from Coleridge High School in 1946. After high school, he worked for Heftier Oil and then at the station for Ernest Willms, Coleridge. Darrell married Lois Tuttle Sept. 28, 1950, in Laurel. He farmed with his dad and then rented a farm after he was married to Lois. In 1968, Darrell and Lois bought a farm west on until he retired. After his retirement from on farming, he enjoyed working with his family.
Darrell was very involved in his church. He also liked to fish when he had the opportunity.
Darrell is survived by his wife, Lois, Laurel; three sons, John (Yolanda) Hansen, Laurel; Dan (Lori) Hansen, Laurel; and Steve (Lisa) Hansen. Laurel; a daughter. Patricia (Don) Faircloth. Edmond, Okla.; 16 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jacqueline (Marvin) Domina, Coleridge, and Kay Heftier, Coleridge; and sister-in-law, Carole (Dwain) Peterson, Mankato, Minn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Minnie Hansen; daughter, Pamela Hansen; son, Timothy Hansen; and brother-in-law, George V. Heftier.