POMEROY – Louie Hanssen 82, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Stewart Memorial Hospital, Lake City. Graduation to Glory Service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City, with Rev. Mike Carmody officiating. Visitation will be 9:30 Saturday before the service.

Louie is survived by his wife Norma; their children, Mark (Donna) Hanssen of Ames, Michael Hanssen of Jolley, and Melinda (Rick) Brichta of Spencer; 4 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; 3 step-great-grandchildren; and brother Edward (Violet) Hanssen of Glenville, MN.