Lavon “Polly” Robison Hansen


Lavon “Polly” Robison Hansen , 93 passed away peacefully, on Saturday September 12, 2015. Lavon was born on Sept. 20, 1921 in Georgetown, Idaho, to Roy Hyrum Robison and Melba Vilate Weaver Robison.. She was raised and educated in Georgetown, where she attended grade school and graduated High School in 1939. Lavon attended 1 year at Idaho Southern Branch in Pocatello, Idaho, the following fall. The following year she went to work for C.A. Garett at his home. While living there she met the love of her life and eternal soul mate Newell Hansen at a church dance. They started dating and were married October 18, 1941 in Pocatello. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple , November 2, 1942. They spent a few years in Moreland, Idaho during their marriage but returned and raised their family in McCammon, Idaho.. They had a small farm where Lavon worked hard milking the cows, attending the garden, and raising their five children.. She was a member of Marsh Valley Booster Club, and enjoyed watching her grandkids and great grandkids in all sports including football, basketball, soccer, baseball and rodeo. She and Newell were named Grand Marshall’s of Marsh Valley Pioneer Day ‘s in 1990… They won many trophies and first place honors in the valley parades they entered with their horse drawn “doctors buggy.” She was an active member in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints , serving in various positons, including Primary President, Relief Society , 2nd Counselor in Stake Primary ,and several teaching positions. She served an LDS Church History Mission in Salt Lake City during 1994. Survivors include her four son’s and their wives ; Newell Brent and Diana Hansen, McCammon; Roy Kent and Kerry Hansen,Moreland; Doyle Curtis and Sandy Hansen, McCammon; Lyle Todd and Connie Hansen, Delta, Utah.. One daughter Linda Rae Anders, Grant Pass , Oregon… One sister Mable Whitmore, Georgetown, Idaho; 19 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Newell, her parents, one brother and three sisters.. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 17 at 12 noon in the McCammon LDS Stake Center. Friends may visit with the family at the church on Wednesday evening from 7-8 p.m. and on Thursday morning from 10:30-11:45 a.m. prior to the service. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to Heritage Assisted Living Center Care Staff, Alliance Hospice Care Staff and Doctors that were involved in mom’s care with Big Thanks to Kim Day.

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