|Birth: ||May 8, 1876|
|Death: ||Sep. 23, 1945|
Gasoline Explosion Burns Claim Ogden Resident
Bennett (Ben) M. Anderson, 69, of 268 Patterson, died at noon Sunday in a local hospital of burns suffered when a gasoline weedburner exploded at the farm of a son in Kanesville Friday evening.
Mr. Anderson and his son Alvin B. Anderson were heating a cauldron of tar while retarring a silo when the explosion happened. The son suffered burns on the hands, and the two were rushed to the hospital for treatment.
A life-long resident of Weber county, Mr. Anderson was a member of the Latter-day Saints church and had been president of the elders' quorum in the Kanesville and Roy wards. He also was active in M.I.A. work and an ardent sportsman.
Born in Ogden May 8, 1876, a son of Bennett and Margaret Moyes Anderson, he moved to Roy and Later to Kanesville, where he operated farms and dealt in cattle. Fifteen years ago he moved to Ogden. On Oct. 1, 1902, he married Margaret Russell in the Latter-day Saint Salt Lake temple.
Survivors include his widow; two sons, Mr. Anderson, Kanesville, and Russell A. Anderson, Roy; two daughters, Mrs. Harold Carver, Plain City, and Mrs. Rudell T. Willey, Ogden; two brothers and a half-brother, John A. and William M. Anderson, and Charles Larson, Ogden; four sisters, Mrs. Edward Cole, Ogden, and Mrs. Joseph Fife, Wilson; Mrs. Charles Barker, Bountiful, and Mrs. Spencer Bingham, Burley, Idaho; also 12 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Funeral services will be conduced Wednesday at two p.m. at the mortuary, 3408 Washington, by Bishop L. M. Hess of the Eleventh ward. Burial will be in the Ogden city cemetery.
Ogden Standard Examiner September 24, 1945
Bennett Anderson (1842 - 1926)
Margaret Moyes Larsen Anderson (1853 - 1903)
Margaret Elizabeth Russell Anderson (1881 - 1947)
Alvin Bennett Anderson (1903 - 1987)*
Vernona Marguerite Anderson Carver (1906 - 2002)*
Lillian Anderson Willey (1910 - 2001)*
Russell Arvil Anderson (1914 - 1976)*
James Bennett Larsen (1871 - 1879)**
Charles Moyes Larson (1873 - 1960)**
Bennett Moyes Anderson (1876 - 1945)
Alexander M Anderson (1878 - 1890)*
Stewart Moyes Anderson (1880 - 1936)*
John Alexander Anderson (1883 - 1980)*
Peter Anderson (1885 - 1885)*
Margaret Anderson Fife (1886 - 1960)*
Elizabeth Moyes Anderson Parker (1889 - 1969)*
Robert M Anderson (1890 - 1891)*
William Moyes Anderson (1892 - 1968)*
Bertha Caroline Anderson Bingham (1894 - 1983)*
Anna Charlotte Anderson Cole (1896 - 1973)*
Ogden City Cemetery
Created by: Jason O'Driscoll
Record added: Aug 24, 2009
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