John Michael Hansen, 72, of Canonsburg, died Sunday, November 17, 2019.
He was born June 1, 1947, in Philadelphia, a son of John and Dorothy Haag Hansen.
He proudly served his country with the United States Navy during Vietnam.
Mr. Hansen graduated from the Spartan School of Aeronautics, in Tulsa Oklahoma, and worked in sales with industrial parts. He was a passionate chef, loved to cook, and started a catering and sausage company. He cooked pasta for the Canon McMillan football team on Thursdays for many years.
During his younger years, he was a competitive skater. He enjoyed sailing and reading. He was a member of the VFW post 191, in Canonsburg.
On February 1, 1986, he married Lisa Marie Baun Hansen, who survives. Also surviving are his daughter, Annemarie Boeve and her husband Daniel, of Port Orchard, Washington; his sister, Patricia Hansen, and his sister-in-law, Karen Bryant.
Mr. Hansen was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends will be received Monday 4-7pm, at the Sollon Funeral and Cremation Services, LTD, 30 East College Street, Canonsburg, Phillip L. Sollon, supervisor, J. David Sollon, director, 724-746-1000.
Services will be held Tuesday at 9:30am, in the funeral home, followed by burial in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, with full military honors.
The family kindly suggests memorial contributions be made to Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org; or Operation Supply Drop, weareosd.org; in Mr. Hansen's name.
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