Shawn R. Hanson, age 62, of Nevada, died at her home on Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Memorial services will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at Ryan Funeral Home in Nevada, with Pastor Patti Burdette of Highland Park Lutheran Church officiating the service. Condolences may be expressed online at

Born September 3, 1955, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Shawn Renee Hanson was the daughter of Virgil and Phyllis (Moore) Hanson. She grew up and received her education in Nevada. Shawn was a wonderful cook and loved to fish in her spare time.

Survivors include her father, Virgil Hanson of Nevada; a son, Kyle Hanson of California; as well as many friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

Ryan Funeral Home of Nevada was entrusted with the care of Shawn and her family.