May 21, 2020
Gordon Alfred Hansen,formerly of Ruskin, died Saturday, May 16, at Bryan Medical Center East Campus in Lincoln, Neb., at the age of 79 years and 24 days. He was born on April 22, 1941, in Omaha, to Arnold and Lydia Hansen, the second of five children.
Gordon's family lived on a farm southwest of Blair, Neb., until 1944 when the family moved to a farm southwest of Ruskin. Their home was a large three-story structure. He was fascinated by all the steps to the huge attic. The first thing he said was, "Oh boy, Dana College" remembering the events the family had attended at the college in Bl...