|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1938|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 2009|
CANTON, IL - William H. Anderson Sr., 71, of 248 W. Vine St. Canton, IL passed away Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 3:40 pm at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria, IL.
He was born on September 12, 1938, in Cassville, MO, the son of John and Merel (Riggs) Anderson. He married Barb Dare. He later married Marilyn Kalebaugh on November 10, 1979 in Canton. She survives.
Also surviving are six children; Debbie (Bill) Roberts, William Anderson Jr., Kirk (Julie) Anderson, Terri (David) Williams, Kristie (John) Herrin, and Mark (Terri) Anderson all of Canton; eighteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; one brother, Rick (Pam) Anderson of Canton; and one sister, Fern (Walt) Smith of Michigan.
Preceding him in death were his parents and one sister.
He retired from International Harvester where he worked in the foundry. He owned and operated the Brew n Cue in Canton. He was a member of the Salvation Army and was an avid Cardinals and Bears fan. He enjoyed building and racing stock cars with his sons.
Services will be Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 1:00 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Monday, November 30th from 5 to 8 pm. His cousin, Rev. Jack Wolgamuth will be officiating. Burial will be in White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton. Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, Canton.
Merel Riggs Anderson (1917 - 2008)
White Chapel Memory Gardens
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Dec 05, 2009
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