2011-02-03 / Obituaries


Wilhelmina Hansen of Brewster died January 26, 2011 in Brewster at the age of 90.

Mrs. Hansen was born Sept. 29, 1920, in Belfast, Ireland, daughter of the late William and Mary (Hamilton) McClurg. She married Albert Ernst Hansen in Mt. Vernon, NY, on Feb. 2, 1941. Mr. Hansen predeceased his wife on Dec. 29, 1993. Mrs. Hansen lived in Bronxville before moving to Brewster eight years ago and was a member of St. Lawrence O’Toole Church.

She is survived by her three children; William Hansen of Citrus Springs, FL, Albert Hansen Jr. of Franklin, VT, Ellen Gasparini of Brewster, NY; a brother Robert McClurg of Carona, CA; six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

A funeral service was held on Mon., Jan. 31, 2011, at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY 10509. Interment followed in Kensico Cemetery in Valhalla, NY. Contributions in her memory may be made to Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, 95 Grasslands Rd. #1100, Valhalla, NY 10595-1652.

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