|Birth: ||Dec. 21, 1927|
Eau Claire County
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 2005|
Pierce County Herald June 15, 2005
Bernard A. Anderson, 77
Bernard Arnold Anderson, 77, of Plum City died in the Chippewa Valley Hospital in Durand Sunday, June 12, 2005.
He was born Dec. 21, 1927 in Eau Claire, the son of Arnold and Ruth Nelson Anderson. He attended the Arkansaw schools.
He served in the Armed Forces from October 1946 through April 1948, when he spent extensive time in Korea.
On July 7, 1948, he married Jessie May Manore at the Methodist Parsonage in Durand. They farmed in Sunnybrook for over 45 years. They also owned and operated the Durand Transfer from 1969 to 1983. They had many interesting stories about driving his milk truck and logging with horses. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Arkansaw and the Plum City Legion Post #365.
He is survived by: his wife Jessie Mae Anderson of Plum City; children, Picksey (Bob) Watkins of Plum City, Dixie (Jim) Biller of Mounds View, Minn., Ken (Brenda) Anderson of Arkansaw, Patty (John) Wayne of Durand and Jeff Anderson of LaCrosse; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; and brothers, Vernon (Lorraine) Anderson of Arkansaw and Donald (Sandra) Anderson of Durand.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Ruth Nelson Anderson, and a brother, Kenneth Anderson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 16 at United Methodist Church in Arkansaw with Pastor Sue Bryce officiating. Organist will be Sandra Anderson and vocalist will be Lindsey Wayne.
Burial will be in Arkansaw Memorial Cemetery with military rites by Plum City Legion Post #365. Honorary casketbearers will be: Wendy, Michael and Jacob Biller and MacKenzie Anderson. Casketbearers will be: Scott Watkins, Mitchel Wayne, Lance Watkins, Cory Biller, Zachary Watkins and Caleb Watkins.
Arrangements by Goodrich Funeral Home, Durand.
Arkansaw Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Cathy Morgan
Record added: Nov 30, 2013
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