David L. Hansen, age 71, of Richmond, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018 at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond after an extended illness.

He was born on September 8, 1946, son of the late George and Mary Hansen.

David was owner of several Businesses including Excavating, Coal Mining and Harness Racing. He was an avid African Safari Game Hunter. In his leisure he enjoyed Drag Race Car Driving, Harness Racing and has traveled the world over eleven times. David lived his life to its fullest, but was a conscientious and true business man. He will be missed by those who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his companion and friend; Swella Bingham of Richmond and her children; Brandon Bingham and Brooke Bingham and grandchildren; Kylie Mills, Jordan Mills and Breydon Mills as well as other extended relatives and friends.

While the family and friends of David L. Hansen wish to mourn his passing privately, he will be remembered for the good that he did while living and in meaningful and thoughtful ways in their hearts and lives.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. David L. Hansen