Victor Hanson

Victor John Hanson, age 73 of Bismarck, formerly of Bison, SD passed away on Friday evening, June 28, 2019 at the Baptist Home in Bismarck, ND. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019 at the Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis, SD.
Victor J. Hanson, born August, 1945, went home to Jesus on June 28, 2019, at the age of 73.
In Vic’s early years he grew up on the family farm in ND. Victor joined the Marines in 1964 and was later honorably discharged to run the family farm for his mother.
In 1966, Victor married Marilyn, from this marriage 2 children were born, David and Maria. Through his lifetime Vic worked for a grain elevator, drove a creamery truck, did some farming for Marilyn’s uncle and became an excellent carpenter/finish carpentry. He built homes around the Bison area. Vic enjoyed playing softball, pinochle, going fishing and was active with the American Legion, and was also a scout leader in Bison. After they moved to Rapid City Vic helped build Super 8 motels in several states and various homes throughout the Rapid City area.
Vic was preceded in death by his son David (while in the Navy), his father Stephen, mother Ethel, Stepfather George, 4 brothers Eddie, David, Curt and Bruce and his grandparents.
Vic is survived by his daughter Maria (Dave) Miracle, 4 grandchildren; Andrew Hanson, Christopher Thayer (Billings, MT); Jasmine Thayer (Williston, ND); Daunte Thayer (Kimball, SD); great grandson Jayden; brother Jerry (Patty), 5 sisters; Cheryl, Delores, Patty (Norlyn), JoAnn, Cissie (Mike) and many cousins, nieces and nephews and friends.