Per S. Hansen, Jr. age 44, a resident of Grantsburg died June 17, 2012. Per was born on December 17, 1967 in Savage, Minnesota to Per Hansen, Sr. and Emily Wolford. Per grew up in the Eagan, Minnesota area. He was a ranch hand at the Diamond T Ranch. He later became a horse trainer and farrier on his own farm . He loved spending time outdoors, was an animal lover, an avid hunter and weapons enthusiast. Per was a fun, loving guy with a big heart. He loved his family and friends and always had a story to tell.
Per was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his children Chelsie Hansen (Brian Jones), William Hansen; granddaughter Kandice Hansen; brothers Jeffrey Hoffman, Daniel Hoffman, Scott (Theresa) Hoffman, Erik Hansen, and Thomas Hansen; former wife Jennifer Hansen; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 1:00 PM (visitation 11-1 PM) at the Grace Baptist Church in Grantsburg with Pastor Doug McConnell officiating. Casketbearers will be his brothers Jeff, Dan, Scott, and Tom; and friends Steve Grubb and Brian Jones. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Family Funeral Home, Grantsburg Chapel. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com