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Mary Ruth Hansen

February 14, 1958 — January 5, 2022


Mary Ruth Hansen, 63, passed away peacefully on Wednesday January 5th, 2022, at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster, Ohio. She was born on February 14th, 1958 in Renovo, Pennsylvania to August and Margaret (Dreyer) Rauch.

Mary graduated from Hocking College with her RN in 1994. Mary loved being a nurse and working in all kinds of settings, her favorite setting was hospice enjoying her time with patients and the impact she had on their lives. After stepping back from her nursing career, she found her second love at Joann's, her love of crafts and creating showed brightly, from blanket making to gardening. Mary truly loved spending time with family, friends and her beloved pets, trips to Pennsylvania, cookouts, and craft shows.

Mary is survived by her daughter Lisa Hansen, son Brian (Danielle) Hansen, grandson August Farley, Sister Bev (Ray) Hess, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Family, friends and others whose lives Mary touched are invited to FRANK E. SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 405 N Columbus Street, Lancaster, Ohio 43130 on Monday, January 17th, 2022 from 5 to 8 PM for calling hours.

Caring Cremation has taken place. To leave an online condolence, and sign the guestbook, please visit

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