Pauline E. Holland Hansen, 94, of Creston, IA passed away Friday, March 1, 2013 at Trinity Terrace Park Medical Center, Bettendorf, IA. Funeral services will be 11:00AM Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, Creston, IA. Visitation is one hour prior to the service and burial will follow in Redding Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First Christian Church Disciples of Christ Creston, IA or the VFW Post # 1797 Creston, IA. On line condolences may be shared at www.rungemortuary.com.
Pauline was born May 16, 1918 in Worth County, MO, to Charles Elmer & Zula (Rinehart) Fletchall. She was united in marriage to Hubert Holland on February 4, 1939 in Maryville, MO. He preceded her in death on June 15, 1978. She then married Jule Hansen in November of 1981 in Creston, IA. Jule preceded her in death 2010. Pauline & her husband, Hubert, owned & operated the Redding Café & later the Holland Café until 1951. She went on to work at HyVee in Leon & JC Penny in Perry & Creston, but mainly took care of her family. Pauline was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, the VFW 1797 Women's Auxiliary, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Creston, IA.
Pauline looked forward to Spring each year when she could get outside to take care of her yard and gardens. She grew numerous flowers & vegetables, which she canned and preserved for the family. Pauline cherished the time spent with her family & friends. Survivors include a daughter Carolyn (Arlen) Beck, Davenport, IA; Son Larry (Mila) Holland of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada; Step children Randy, Gary, Ivan Hansen; Grandchildren Piper Baker of Eldridge, IA, Trina (Noal)Arnold of Calgary, Alberta, Mike Holland of Lethbridge, Alberta; Great Grandchildren Kaci, Keegan, Kalahan, & Kennedy Baker, Taiden & Kyleigh Arnold; numerous step grandchildren and great grandchildren; a sister Vaughn Albrecht, CA.; several nieces, nephews & cousins. Pauline was preceded in death by her parents, a son Charles Samuel Holland; sister Madeline Ulrich; & a brother Max Fletchall.