Charlotte Anne Hanson was born September 25, 1923, in Mitchell to Frank and Ida (Hammond) Talbot. She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1942. On March 18, 1945 she married W. Dean Hanson in Mitchell. They farmed north of Mount Vernon for many years. She was a lifetime member of the American Legion Auxiliary, 8 & 40, and the United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon.
She is survived by one son, Doug Hanson of Mount Vernon, three grandchildren: Jeff “Gov” Hanson and wife, Sherri of Mount Vernon; Kari Hanson of Sioux Falls; Jamie Hanson of Letcher; and four great-grandchildren: Ashlee & Dean Hanson, Shaylee & Haidlee Hanson all of Mount Vernon.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dean in 1990, an infant daughter, Leeann, her parents, two brothers and four sisters.