Family and friends will gather to celebrate Olga’s life on Saturday, August 26, 2023, at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville. Visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. with a Memorial Service commencing at 10:30 a.m.
Olga F. Hansen, 91, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully on July 22, 2023. She was born on July 4, 1932 in Sdr. Hygum, Denmark to Otto and Lovise ((Hesselbjerg) Frandsen.
Olga was educated in Denmark before working several years in Canada and then moving to New York in 1964 to work as a professional needlework instructor. She was very proficient with her craft and loved to teach. In her spare time, she enjoyed spending time with family, cooking, and baking. Olga’s favorite pastime was golf – she played for years at Windbrook Country Club where she made many lifelong friends. Above all, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Olga’s sense of humor and warm smile will be missed by all that knew and loved her.
Olga married Kurt Hansen on May 21, 1966 in Millbrook, NY. They had a beautiful 57-year marriage and were blessed with two sons; Brian B. Hansen and wife, Kara of Bend, OR, and Paul E. Hansen and wife, Julie of Parkville, MO. She also leaves behind eight grandchildren: Erik, Celia, Calla, Christina, Courtney, Tanner, Hunter, and Jakob; four great grandchildren; two sisters, Anny Lund and Maria Johansson, both of Denmark; three brothers: Niels, Kristian and Ole Frandsen, all of Denmark. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister.