Originally Published: January 12, 2014 1:58 p.m.
Ella Jean Hansen, 80, of Dewey, Ariz., passed away on Jan. 4, 2014.
Ella Jean, who was best known as Jean, worked as a waitress as well as a real estate agent in her earlier years. Jean was a devout Christian who had several hobbies and interests, including spending time with her family, searching for her family ancestry, arts and crafts, and playing games like Bunko and marbles. Jean also loved shopping but then would always return the merchandise, which was a running joke with her family and always brought smiles to their faces. She will greatly be missed by her many family members and friends.
Jean is survived by her husband, William Hansen; her son, Randolph Hansen, and his wife Denise Hansen; her daughter Vicki Hansen; and her brother Howard Jossrand. She is also survived by five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at Fountain of Life Church, 3160 N. Lynx Lake Drive, Prescott Valley, Ariz.
Information provided by survivors.