Deane Hansen’s family has announced that Deane’s Memorial Service/Celebration of Life will be held on campus at the University of Denver on Saturday, January 21st, 2023 from 2 pm to 4 pm MT. All Denver Pioneer fans are invited to attend.
Deane was a DU Hockey player from 1980-1984, and he passed away on December 27, 2022, at age 60. LetSGoDU’s obituary for Deane can be accessed here at this link.
The Service Site: The service will be held in the Marion Gottesfeld Room, which adjoins Magness Arena inside the Ritchie Center on the fourth floor. The street address is 2240 Buchtel Blvd South, Denver, CO 80210.
The Service: Hosted by the Hansen family and emceed by Deane’s DU hockey teammate, Dan Vlaislvajevich (who played with Deane at DU from 1980 to 1983), the current plans call for a slide show featuring Deane’s life.
The Hansen family is truly gratified by the generous response to the family’s GoFundMe page, which has raised over $25,000 to fund his interment and this celebration of Deane’s life. The family also wishes to thank all the DU alumni and fans who have been so supportive during this difficult time.