James M. Hansen, 61, of
Jim was the circulation manager at the Princeton Daily Clarion since 2000.
Jim had been in the newspaper business since
1973, starting as a district sales manager in his hometown of
He was a US Marine veteran, member of the
American Legion and the
He leaves his wife, Vicki; children, Jenny (Chris) Fabri of Evanston, Ill.; Erin (Greg) Oliver of Crystal Lake, Ill.; Eric (Chandra) Hansen of Crystal Lake, Ill.; step-son, Craig Matthews of Fort Branch; a sister, Jeanne (Frank) Passamonte of New York; grandchildren, Mitchell Fabri, Grant Fabri; step-grandchildren Amelia Lindy, Damian Smith, Allison Matthews, Callie Matthews; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Marie; and a sister, Elaine.
Following his wishes, his body was donated to medical science.
A celebration of his life will be Friday at