Laurel Hanson

Obituary of Laurel Ann Hanson

Laurel Ann ”Laurie” Hanson

Of Penn Hills, on Saturday, August 3, 2019, age 65.  Beloved wife of David Parker Hanson; mother of Stephen Hanson and Daniel Hanson, both of Pittsburgh; sister of Michael McGough of Washington, DC, Mary Catherine McGough of Arvada, CO, and Martin McGough of Pittsburgh. Also survived by her boxers Billy and Bobby. Laurie attended the University of Chicago and graduated from University of Pittsburgh. She was a long-time employee of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. A Memorial Visitation will be held at McCabe Bros., Inc. Funeral Home, 6214 Walnut Street, Shadyside, on Saturday, August 24, from 11 am to 3 pm. Interment private. Arrangements by McCabe Bros., Inc. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Laurel's name to to PA Boxers and Buddies Rescue, ( is suggested. Condolences may be left at