SPRING HILL, Florida — Dorothy J. Hanson, 90, of Spring Hill, Florida, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 at Oak Hill Hospital, Florida.
Mrs. Hanson was born Dec. 5, 1928 in Erie, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Frank and Margaret Winchek. She was a resident of Oswego before moving to Spring Hill 26 years ago.
Mrs. Hanson worked as a geriatric caretaker, and was a Respiratory Therapy Technician at the Oswego Hospital for 15 years.
She was a parishioner of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Florida.
She loved reading, gardening and her dogs, which she had a special bond with her “puppies.” Mrs. Hanson also enjoyed country music, collecting porcelain dolls and crystal figurines.
She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Hanson; her son Joseph Guernsey; her “Joy,” her much loved grandson Kevin R. Sheridan; and her siblings.
Mrs. Hanson is survived by her son and daughter-in-law William and Linda Guernsey of Connecticut; daughters and sons-in-law Margaret and Sam Paura of Oswego; Laurie and Kevin Sheridan of Oswego; Kathy and Paul Eannetta of Florida; 13 grandchildren, Melissa (Travis) Winch, Steven (Kristen) Paura, Lisa (Nick) Agrait, Anne (Jason) Farrell, Rebecca Guernsey, Amy Fawcett, Julie (Carlos) Rezende, Jennifer (Frank) Bisson, Jackie (Brett) Yorgey, Paula Rose Eannetta, Matthew (Tina) Guernsey and Ashley (Gino) Knopp; and several great-grandchildren. Private burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Mrs. Hanson loved all animals, donations will be appreciated to any NO-Kill Shelter such as Oswego County SPCA, PO Box 442, Fulton, NY 13069.
Arrangements are in care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home.