Dr. James M. Hanson of Mercer Island, WA died May 10 after a brave battle with cancer.
Originally from Williams Bay, WI, Jim became a gifted general surgeon and a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest. He was an avid fly fisherman, mushroom picker, backpacker, skier and locksmith. He loved playing trumpet in community bands as well as his own quintet. Jim was a devoted husband and father and was known for his mischievous sense of humor.
The memorial service is scheduled for June 15 at 2pm at Evergreen Covenant Church on Mercer Island. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County.