She was born Dec.17, 1934, in Exeter to Carl and Leah (Swaink) Striggow. Margaret worked for several years as a CNA at York General Hearthstone. On Dec. 2, 1955 she married Louis “Bud” Hansen Jr. in Exeter, and to this union five children were born: Mark, Doris, Linda, Wayne and Roger.
Margaret enjoyed reading, computer games, and her window decorations. Her major passions included Nebraska Cornhusker Football, Kansas City Chiefs Football, Kansas City Royals Baseball, but most importantly she loved, and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Margaret is survived by her children, Mark (Donna) Hansen of Ogden, Utah, Doris Roth of York and Linda (Ron) Englund of Holdrege; grandchildren, Shilo Hansen of York, Idamarie (Nathan) Piper of Republic, Mo., Tina (Phillip) Brown of Rapid City, S.D., Marcia (Martin) Hansen of Ogden, Utah, Thomas (Carla) Mahlberg of Nashville, Tenn., Kenneth (Amanda) Byrum of Rapid City, S.D. and Blair Englund and Brianne Englund both of Omaha and daughter-in-law, Patty Hansen of Benedict, and her children, Celiece and Eva Hansen all of Benedict. She is also survived by her sisters, Marjorie Dickey of York and Mary Striggow of Lincoln and sister-in-law, Brenda Striggow of Hebron, along with many beloved great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sons, Wayne and Roger; sister, Virginia; brothers, Carl Eugene and John and two grandchildren.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Metz Chapel in York with the Reverend J.D. Scamehorn officiating. Cremation. No Visitation. Memorials may be sent to the family for later designation.