|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1922|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 2008|
PEORIA, IL - Bruce L. Anderson, 85, of Peoria passed away at 1:58 a.m. Monday, June 2, 2008, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.
He was born Dec. 15, 1922, in Trivoli to Roy and Maude (Connell) Anderson. He married Ruth Murphy on July 31, 1948, in Peoria. She passed away May 19, 2007, in Peoria.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Surviving are his children, Crystal (Lee) Wells of Germantown Hills, Scott (Tracy) Anderson of Peoria and Sherry (Mike) Klute of Peoria Heights; six grandchildren, Jennifer, Scott, Jason, Rachel, Ryan and Kailey; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Bruce was a World War II Navy veteran serving from 1943 to 1946.
He was a Manual High School graduate.
He was also a member of University United Methodist Church.
He was an insulator for Sprinkmanns & Sons Insulation in Peoria for 35 years, retiring in 1985.
He was a member of Heat and Frost Insulators Local 17 out of Chicago, for 49 years.
A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 6, 2008, at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel. The Rev. Dr. James Lillie will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the chapel. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
Ruth E. Murphy Anderson (1928 - 2007)*
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
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