|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1918|
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 1998|
John C. Anderson, 79, of Iliff, died June 21, 1998 in Ster1ing. Visitation and viewing will begin at noon Tuesday, J 23, at Chaney-Walters Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24 at Chaney-Walters Funeral Home with Rev. Henry Schott officiating. Graveside Military rites will be by the Sterling Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3541 at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Sterling.
Mr. Anderson was born on August 31, 1918 to Arthur and Alice (Woodle) Anderson in Northboro, Iowa. On Sept. 14, 1942 he entered the US Army during World War II. After his discharge he returned to the Iliff area where he farmed.
On March 1, 1947 he married Alice Bailey in Council Bluffs, Iowa. They lived in Iliff where he enjoyed farming and the outdoors. He was of the Methodist faith. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3541.
He is survived by his wife Alice Anderson of Iliff; four sons,John F. Anderson of Greeley, Dan Anderson of Fort Collins, Ivan Anderson of Marmarth, N.D., and Tom Anderson of Kersey; three daughters, Gwendolyn Laprath of Gregory, S.D.; Jennifer Anderson of Iliff, Andrea Hyatt of Penrose; two sisters, June Stava of Omaha, Neb. and Effie Bredensteiner of Farragut, Iowa; two brothers, Ike Anderson and wife Bernice of Merino, and Tom Anderson and wife Betty of Edgar, Montana; 14 grandchildren and one great- grandchild.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lynn and Jim Anderson and one sister Carolyn Day.
Memorials may be made to the John C. Anderson Memorial Fund.
Alice L. Bailey Anderson (1919 - 2013)*
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