American Patriotic 10

Herbert Oscar Hansen Jr.

September 23, 1949 ~ September 29, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old
Obituary Image

Herbert Hansen Jr. Obituary

Herbert Oscar Hansen Jr., age 74, of LaGrange, IN passed away on Friday, September 29, 2023 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.  Mr. Hansen was born on September 23, 1949 in Teaneck, NJ to Herbert Oscar Sr. and Norma Jean (Felten) Hansen.  Herb graduated from Westwood High School in Westwood, NJ.  He then went to serve his country honorably with the United States Army with two tours during the Vietnam War.  After the war, he continued his education at William Patterson College in New Jersey, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree.  Herb owned and operated his own stamp, coin, and collectibles shop.  Herbert also worked for his family catering business for many years.  He was adventurous, enjoyed volunteering at museums, and enjoyed living life to the fullest.  Herb loved being outdoors, watching birds and butterflies, observing nature’s mystical beauty, and photography.He was also an avid Notre Dame fan.  Herbert was a man of God with a very strong faith.  He belonged to the Presbyterian Church in Howe, IN and enjoyed partaking in bible studies.  Herbert will be missed by those who loved him.


Survivors include:

Life partner, Mary Ann Smith.

Son, Brett and Leah Hansen.

2 granddaughters, Rebecca and Katelyn Hansen.

Sister, Nancy and Rob Pulvino.

3 Nieces, Robyn and Julia Defer, Karianne and Don Ciani, and Bria and Justin Calderone.

1 Nephew, Chase Holden.

7 Great-nieces and nephews.

Herbert was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Kim Holden.

There are no services scheduled at this time and cremation will take place.


Arrangements and care trusted to Hess Funeral Home and Cremation Services of LaGrange, IN. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Herbert Oscar Hansen Jr., please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Herbert Oscar Hansen Jr.?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Herbert's memory.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Herbert Oscar Hansen Jr.

© 2023 Hess Funeral Home and Cremation Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility