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Nancy Elaine Rigg Anderson
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Birth: Jul. 16, 1937
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 2003
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Nancy E. Anderson, 65, of Rock Island died Thursday, March 20, 2003, at Trinity Medical Center, West Campus, Rock Island.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Esterdahl Mortuary, 6601 38th Ave., Moline, with services conducted by Moline American Legion Auxiliary Unit 246 and Rock Island County Salon 137 of 8/40. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island.

Visitation is one hour prior to service time. Memorials may be made to Moline American Legion Auxiliary Unit 246 Poppy Fund.

Nancy Elaine Rigg was born July 16, 1937, in Rock Island, the daughter of Vern LeRoy and Helen Elizabeth Lindley Rigg. She married Tom Vann, and later married Benjamin R. Anderson on Feb. 12, 1968, in Rock Island.

Nancy was a clerk for the former Lindeen Meyer, Milan. She then was a cook for the Moline American Legion. She was last employed as a volunteer telephone operator for the American Red Cross, Moline.

Nancy was a member and past president (1972-1974) of the Moline American Legion Auxiliary Unit 246, a member of Silvis VFW Auxiliary 1933, a member of 14 District Unit Post Presidents Club ALA (1977-78 and 1991-92), a member of Rock Island County 8/40, and a former member of the SHASTA Go Club.

Survivors include her husband, Benjamin Anderson; children, Steven Vann and Kevin Vann, both of Emery, Miss., Norman Vann, Park Laguna, Texas, and Ken Vann, New York; stepchildren, Stephen Anderson, Moline, Margo Anderson, Davenport, Mary Passini, Normal, Ill., and Charles Anderson, Davenport; 14 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a stepson, Ben Anderson.
(Rock Island Argus, Mar. 22, 2003) 
 
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  Benjamin R Anderson (1927 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Z - 986
 
Created by: Paul Mack
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64004885
Nancy Elaine <i>Rigg</i> Anderson
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