Hansen Barbara Braun, 63, of cancer, 4/30, in Minneapolis. Born in Minot, ND, graduate of Macalester College. A well- known and highly regarded freelance writer whose work included numerous food and wine publications, restaurant reviews, lifestyle pieces and most recently, articles for special sections of the Star Tribune. Survived by her children, David Wennerlyn, Jean Hansen (John Kelly), Bill Hansen (Mary) and Gretchen Williams; grandchildren, Alex, Anna, Jenna & Benjamin. A celebration of Barbara's life hosted by the family will be announced.

Published on May 1, 2003

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