Lena Frances Anders, 86, of Danville died at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday (June 8, 2011) at Provena United Samaritans Medical Center, Danville.
She was born in Newell Township, Vermilion County on Feb. 12, 1925 to John and Atha (Edwards) Potter. On Sept. 2, 1943, Lena married Royce Anders. He passed away on March 18, 1995. She was also preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Robert and Andrew Potter; sister, Betty Pataki; grandson, Gordon "Tick" Sanders and granddaughter, Theresa Sanders.
She is survived by her two children, Gerald (Irene) Anders of Fort Wayne, Indiana and Judith Sanders of Danville; her granddaughter, Grace Anders of Danville; great-granddaughter, Aubrey Anders and her sister, Eva Davis of Danville.