Thomas P. Hanson, age 81, of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Reedsburg,
died peacefully on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Hope Hospice Hospital in Cape Coral. He was born on August 3, 1939 in Reedsburg, the son of George and Barbara (Wolf) Hanson. He was a graduate of Reedsburg High School – Class of 1957. While in high school, Tom joined the Army Reserves. He then attended Madison Business College and also worked with J. C. Penney Company. Tom was then a Madison firefighter for many years. On July 23, 1960, he was married to the former Nancy Fusch. They returned to Reedsburg where he continued to pursue business ventures in the area including starting C & H Inc. of Reedsburg. In later years, he and Nancy retired to Florida.
Survivors include his wife: Nancy; two children: Barbara (Troy Zietlow) and David, and his wife: Jeanna; one grandson: Jack; two granddaughters: Haley and Lauren; two brothers-in-law: Bob (Dixie) Fusch and Gary (JoAnn) Fusch; one sister-in-law: Laurie Fusch; many nieces and a nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter: Elizabeth; and his brother and sister-in-law: Douglas and Madeline Hanson.
Private family services will be held. In lieu of flowers and plants, memorials to Sacred Heart School Endowment Fund, Wounded Warriors or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.