Matthew Louis Hansen

Jul 27, 1954 - Sep 30, 2013



Matt Hansen, a life-long resident of California, passed peacefully from this life on September 30, 2013, in Sacramento, California, after an extended battle with cancer.


A rosary will be held for Matt at 6:00 pm, Thursday, October 3, at Andrews & Greilich Funeral Home, Sacramento. The funeral mass will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 4, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Sacramento, followed by burial at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, and a reception at Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary.


Matt and his twin brother Mark were born July 27, 1954, in Santa Rosa, California.  Matt, as an Eagle Scout, developed a passion for camping, boating and fishing at an early age spending years camping and fishing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.


Matt earned an AA degree from American River College. He retired in 2010 having worked for over 32 years for Pacific Bell/AT&T as an installer.


Matt is survived by his parents, Leon and Charlotte Hansen; daughter Katelyn Meehl; grandson Jonah Meehl: son in-law Zane Meehl; brothers Mark, Bruce, Neil; sisters Gail Struble, Joan Blair.


Donations to the Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Cancer Foundation or Net Foundations.


  • Donnie Hansen says:

    Matt’s friendly smile and love for life and family will be sorely missed. He enriched all of our lives with his approach to life. Our thoughts are with his family during this time of loss.

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