BOUNTIFUL – A former LDS mission president, businessman and Bountiful Irrigation District Board member has died.
David Steele Hansen passed away on Wednesday at his home in Bountiful after a long illness.
Hansen was born March 7, 1936 in Salt Lake City.
He later married Shirlee Christofferson of Lehi, who helped him raise a family of 5 children in Bountiful. The couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary a little over 7 months ago.
Hansen owned an insurance brokerage business and served on the Bountiful Irrigation Board, before serving as president of the LDS Sydney Australia Mission from 2000-2003.
A viewing will be held at the LDS chapel in Bountiful, at 640 S. 750 E. on Sunday, June 1st, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the same address, Monday, June 2nd, 11:00 AM, with a viewing beforehand from 9:45 to 10:45 AM. Hansen will be interred at the Lehi City Cemetery.
---Information from: Russon Brothers Mortuary