November 27, 1960 - December 13, 2013 Resided in East Hampton, CT
Thomas John Hansen, 53, of East Hampton, beloved husband of Diana (Braun) Hansen, passed away suddenly on Friday, December 13, 2013. He was born November 27, 1960 to Robert J. Hansen, Sr. and Elizabeth Dagon Hansen in Hartford. He grew up in Windsor before moving to East Hartford and ultimately made his home in East Hampton where he ran his own business Interfacive, LLC, a graphic design firm. Tom has always been interested in art and was very creative. He had worked for The Phoenix in their graphic arts department for twenty years and the Allied Group before going out on his own. He loved history and was a World War II buff, collected G.I. Joe s and was a talented woodworker. Tom was a quiet person and a thinker with a unique sense of humor. If there was one word to describe him it would be "genuine". He was a man who saw his success in the smile of his daughter and gained his strength from the love of his wife. He will be deeply missed by his entire family. In addition to his wife and parents, Tom is survived by his son, Justin Barall, his daughter, the apple of his eye, Chloe Hansen, his brother, Robert J. Hansen, Jr., his step-mother, Anne Hansen, his niece, Jessica Hansen Avery, as well as many extended family members. Tom was predeceased by his sister-in-law, Gale Hansen. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 12 Noon at the Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor. Burial will be private. Tom's family will receive friends from 10 a.m. – 12 Noon, prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in Tom's memory may be made to Chloe's college fund, Payable to: NexGen, c/o Merrill Lynch-Bank of America, FBO Chloe Hansen, 200 Glastonbury Blvd., Suite 302, Glastonbury CT 06033. For online condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com.