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Don Eugene "Soup" Anderson
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1928
Dow City
Crawford County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 2013
Harrison County
Iowa, USA

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Funeral Services for 84 year old Don "Soup" Anderson of Dunlap will be held at 2:30 pm on Saturday, September 21st at St. John Lutheran Church in Dunlap. Burial will be in the Dow City Cemetery. Soup passed away on Monday, September 16 at the Dunlap Nursing & Rehab Center. Survivors include 7 children: Dennis (Darla) Andersen of Huntsville, AL; Kathy (Chuck) Foreman of Phoenix, AZ; Steve (Deborah) Anderson of Colorado Springs, CO; Mike (Geri) Anderson, and Sharon (Dan) Heffernan all of Dunlap; Sue (Mark) Feller and Lisa (Tim) Weber all of Denison; and 4 sisters. Fouts Funeral Home in Dunlap is in charge of arrangements where visitation will begin at 2 pm on Friday, September 20th with family greeting friends from 4 to 8 pm.

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Don "Soup" Anderson
Died: September 17, 2013
Location: Dunlap, Iowa

Fouts Funeral Home
501 Normal St
Woodbine, IA 51579
Tel. (712) 647-2221

Tribute & Message From The Family

Don "Soup" Eugene Anderson was born October 24, 1928, to Andrew and Ruby (Keairnes) Anderson in Dow City, Iowa. He was raised in Dow City and attended school there. On October 16, 1949, Don married Lois Winsor. The couple was blessed with eight children. In 1968, Don married Viola Presley. Viola died in 2005. Soup worked as a truck driver for Jurgensen & Brue Trucking as well as for his Uncle Frank Glassburner. He then went to work at IBP in Denison. Soup also bartended at the Sportsman Bar and The Eagles' Club in Omaha. For 25+ years, Soup worked at the Nebraska Furniture Mart.

Soup was baptized at the United Methodist Church in Dunlap. He enjoyed visiting with friends over a drink of choice, hunting and fishing. He loved watching sports on TV and cheering on the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Chicago Cubs and Iowa State Cyclones. He was a great cook and he always enjoyed the Thanksgiving holiday with his family.

Soup died Monday, September 16, 2013, at the Dunlap Nursing and Rehab Center at the age of 84 years, 10 months and 23 days.

Soup was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Viola Anderson; son, Chuck Anderson; three grandchildren, Allison Heffernan, Mark Feller II, and Nicole Feller; daughter-in-law, Barb Anderson; sister, Anna Lou Yarrington; and brother, Bill Andersen. He is survived by his seven children, Dennis (Darla) Andersen of Huntsville, AL, Kathy (Chuck) Foreman of Phoenix, AZ, Steve Anderson and special friend Deborah of Colorado Springs, CO, Mike (Geri) Anderson of Dunlap, IA, Sue (Mark) Feller of Denison, IA, Sharon (Dan) Heffernan of Dunlap, IA, Lisa (Tim) Weber of Denison, IA; 22 grandchildren; 17 great grand- children; four sisters, Bonna Mae (Dick) Brooks of Council Bluffs, IA, Betty Nuzum of Hooper, NE, Wanda (Don) Kauffmann of Ida Grove, IA, Peggy Jo (Dave) Roberts of Arlington, TX; brother-in-law, Ben (Barb) Yarrington of Lamoni, IA; sister-in-law, Peg Andersen of Omaha, NE; and many other relatives and friends.

Friday, September 20
2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fouts Funeral Home
Hwy 30 & Court Streets
Dunlap, IA
(712) 647-2221

Family will receive friends
Friday, September 20
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fouts Funeral Home
Hwy 30 & Court Streets
Dunlap, IA
(712) 647-2221

Funeral Service
Saturday, September 21
2:30 PM
St. John's Lutheran Church
902 Montague St.
Dunlap, IA
(712) 643-5495
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Dow City Cemetery
Dow City
Crawford County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Marthann Kohl Fuhs
Record added: Sep 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117389683
Don Eugene Soup Anderson
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