|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1941|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2006|
DelRay T. Anders, age 65, of Litchfield, died on Monday, August 21, 2006, near Watkins. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, August 25, 2006, at Litchfield Christian Church with Pastor Mike Zylstra officiating. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5:00 until 8:00 PM at the Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home with a prayer service at 7:45 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the services at the church. Interment will be in the Lake Ripley Cemetery.
DelRay Theodore Anders, the son of Elmer and Ruth Bergquist Anders was born on March 13, 1941 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He grew up in the Litchfield and Kimball area and graduated from Kimball High School in 1960. He was united in marriage to Audrey Theis in Kimball, MN on October 26, 1963. Together they made their home in Litchfield. He worked in construction in the Twin Cities before his employment of tree cutting with Meeker Cooperative Light and Power where he was a lineman for 39 years and became a Superintendent. He retired from Meeker Cooperative Light and Power and for the past three years worked part time for Star Energy. He was an active member of the Litchfield Christian Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, John Deere Tractors, and following Barrett's racing. His wife, children and grandchildren were his life.
He is survived by his wife Audrey, children: Vicky Snelling of Litchfield, Bruce Anders of Litchfield, Barrett Anders of Litchfield, Janelle Brad Shropshire of Litchfield, grandchildren: Joshua Anders, Taylor Snelling, Brandon Anders, Katelynn Shropshire and Landon Shropshire, brothers: Lee Judy Anders of South Haven, Chuck Karen Anders of Plymouth and Gary Georgia Anders of Litchfield. He is preceded in death by his parents.
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Record added: Nov 23, 2011
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