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Roscoe Joseph Anderson
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1892
Logan
Cache County
Utah, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1974
Roy
Weber County
Utah, USA

Roscoe Joseph Anderson, 81, formerly of 1113 Jefferson, Ogden, died this morning of natural causes at the home of a daughter, Mrs, Duane A. Nay, of 4854 S. 2400 W. Roy.

Mr. Anderson was born Oct. 10, 1892 in Logan, a son of Christian and Marian Amanda Wilkinson Anderson. On Jan. 1, 1912 he was married to Diantha Jane Robbins in Malad, Idaho. The marriage was later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple. She died March 6, 1958.

He had been an engineer for the Southern Pacific Co. retiring in October of 1958 after 41 years of service. He had lived in Snowville, Brigham City, Calgary, Canada, and came to the Ogden area in 1918. He graduated from Box Elder High School. He was a high priest in the LDS Church and was a member of the Roy 7th Ward and Roy Stake High Priest Quorum. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.

Surviving are two sons and five daughters, Roscoe O'Dell Anderson, San Rafael, Calif.; John R. Anderson, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Vernon Y. (Donna) Taylor, Bakersfield, Calif.; Mrs. Duane A. (Anna Mae)Nay, Mrs. Gilbert N. (Betty Jean) Rhees, both of Roy; Mrs. Ralph J. (Shirley) Swenson, Phoenix, Ariz.; Mrs. Donald E. (Sharon) Belnap, Ogden; 18 grandchildren and nine-great grandchildren. Also surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Ralph (Nona) Clark, Ogden; Mrs. Fred (Beth) Gilmore, El Paso, Tex.; Mrs. Sam (Emma) Fisher, Santa Barbara, Calif.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Lindquist and Sons Colonial Chapel with Bishop John N. Thomas officiating. Friends may call at the mortuary Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday prior to services. Interment will be in the Washington Heights Memorial Park.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Christian Anderson (1867 - 1908)
  Marian Amanda Wilkinson Anderson (1869 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Diantha Jane Robbins Anderson (1896 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Roscoe O'Dell Anderson (1913 - 1996)*
  Donna Wynona Anderson Taylor (1915 - 1993)*
  June Amanda Anderson Favero (1917 - 1974)*
  John Robin Anderson (1919 - 2008)*
  Anna Mae Anderson Nay (1922 - 1997)*
  Betty Jean Anderson Rhees (1924 - 1983)*
  Shirley Anderson Swenson (1928 - 2009)*
  Sharon Anderson Belnap (1930 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roscoe Joseph Anderson (1892 - 1974)
  Robert L Anderson (1892 - 1952)*
  Raymond V Anderson (1893 - 1895)*
  Florence Winona Anderson Clark (1896 - 1984)*
  Irma Verne Anderson Ross (1898 - 1949)*
  Emma Vilate Anderson Fisher (1902 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Washington Heights Memorial Park
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: Circleview, Row 25, Space 48
 
Created by: M Richards
Record added: May 27, 2012
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Roscoe Joseph Anderson
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Love you Gramps.
- Merrie
 Added: Aug. 12, 2014

- Lori Harrison
 Added: Jul. 3, 2012
 
 
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