|Bernice Evelyn Cichy Anderson|
|Birth: ||Oct. 7, 1931|
Otter Tail County
|Death: ||Mar. 2, 2010|
Bernice Evelyn Anderson
Bernice Evelyn Anderson, 78, a resident of The Dalles, died at her home on Tuesday, March 2, 2010.
She was born in Urbank, Minn., on Oct. 7, 1931, the fourth of seven children to Matthew and Christine (Buerskin) Cichy.
She was raised in Urbank and also Fergus Falls, Minn., where she attended high school.
She married Duane E. Anderson in Fergus Falls April 9, 1949. They moved from Fergus Falls in 1951 to Hermiston and shortly thereafter to The Dalles.
She worked for the school system for five years and also for the county jail for five years.
She and her husband spent 15 years of retirement in Mexico and then in Yuma, Ariz., where they loved to golf and square dance. She also loved singing with a choral group.
She enjoyed spending time with her children and their families when in The Dalles for the summer months and playing cards with friends.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years Duane E. Anderson; her children, Susan Felt and husband Will, The Dalles; Michael Anderson, Seattle; and Bill Anderson and wife Deede, The Dalles; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mildred, Dorothy and Hildy; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three siblings.
Private cremation was held at Win-Quatt Crematory in The Dalles with Spencer, Libby and Powell Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 6 at 11 a.m. at Spencer, Libby and Powell Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of The Gorge.
Dalles Chronicles, March 4, 2010
Mathias Cichy (1897 - 1986)
Christine Buerskin Cichy (1901 - 1935)
Melvin Henry Cichy (1925 - 1999)*
Ralph John Cichy (1928 - 1965)*
Bernice Evelyn Cichy Anderson (1931 - 2010)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Wilfred Alan Revering
Record added: May 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70192120