James Colin Hansen
September 23, 1939 – August 27, 2019
James Colin Hansen passed away in his home in CBS on Tuesday August 27th 2019, aged 79. Predeceased by parents Hans and Rena, and brother Charley. Leaving to mourn son Noah (Shaina Goudie), daughter Nell (Curtis Flynn), grandchildren Gavin, Evangeline and Atticus, as well as sister Kirsten Burkey (Robert), sister-in-law Alice, special friends Penny and Kjell Andersson, Peter Walker, Don Austin as well as many nieces and nephews. Born in Ohio in 1939, Jim served in the US Army Medical Corps, then attended Kent State University graduating with a BA in 1969. Jim moved to Newfoundland in 1970, calling it home ever since. He worked at the MUN Medical School for over 30 years. Jim’s life long passion was art, and as a visual artist his work was prolific. He was producing new work right up until his death. His pieces are housed in galleries across North America including the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa and the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Caul’s Funeral Home on LeMarchant Rd from 1-4pm and 7-9pm on Friday, August 30th , 2019. In lieu of flowers please support your local artists.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de James Colin Hansen..
Décès pour la Ville: Torbay, Province: T-N