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Philip Hanson

Dec. 5, 1918-Feb. 12, 2011

Philip Austin Hanson, 92, passed away Saturday, February 12, 2011 in St. George, Utah.

Philip was born to Helmer and Annie (Erickson) Hanson on December 5, 1918 in Detroit Lakes. He was a charter member of VFW Post 6033 in Audubon. He married Cuma "Toni" Walker January 16, 1987 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Surviving Philip are his wife, Toni; stepchildren, Steven (Mima) Norris, Nancy (Dale) Bullock and Terry (Lori) Barkdull; brothers, Enos and Helmer Jr.; sister, Martha Remmen; seven grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and many friends.

Preceding him in death were his parents; sister, Lillian; and brothers, Lewis (killed in World War II), Alf and Rueben.

Funeral services were held Friday, February 18, 2011 at the Metcalf Mortuary Chapel in St. George, Utah, with interment at the Tonaquint Cemetery.

Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Metcalf Mortuary, St. George, Utah. Please visit the website at for complete obituary and funeral listings, or to leave condolences for the family.