Herbert Walter Hanson, age 90, of St. Cloud, formerly of French Lake Township, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
He was born Oct. 14, 1922, in French Lake Township, Wright County, to Alfred and Edith (Ortquist) Hanson.
Herbert married Ellen L. Ranta Aug. 31, 1946, at North Crow River Lutheran Church, rural Cokato.
Herbert did carpenter work and was a farmer, especially enjoying raising Angus cattle.
He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church.
Herbert is survived by his wife, Ellen, of St. Cloud; sister-in-law Gladys Hanson of South Haven; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Rosilyn Isaacson; and a brother, Leroy Hanson.
Graveside services took place Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Cemetery in South Haven, with the Rev. Michael Nelson officiating.
Arrangements were entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care of Kimball. Obituary and guestbook are available at www.dingmannfuneral.com.