Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Andersons in:
 • East Lawn Cemetery
 • Urbana
 • Champaign County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Mary Lou Rindt Anderson
Birth: Feb. 1, 1927
Danville
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 2005
Champaign
Champaign County
Illinois, USA

I wish Heaven had a phone
so I could hear your voice again.
I thought of you today,
but that is nothing new,
I thought of you yesterday,
and days before that too.
I think of you in silence,
I often speak your name.
All I have are memories
and a picture in a frame.
Your memory is a keepsake,
from which I'll never part.
...God has you in his arms,
I have you in my heart.♥
**.♥.****.♥.****.♥.**
Mary Lou Rindt was born Feb. 1, 1927 in Danville, IL, daughter of George and Mae Burgoyne Rindt. She was little sister to Jack Rindt. She attended Franklin Grade School in Danville, then Lincoln School in Urbana. She went to Thornburn Jr. High and graduated from Urbana High School. She attended the University of IL for 2 years and studied art. Mother worked at Illinois Bell as a Telephone Service Observer, at Scott's 5&10 cent store, and later part time at Roland's Dept. Store.
**.♥.****.♥.****.♥.**
She married Verlin B. Anderson of California April 28, 1957. They adopted Cindy and Debby, very lucky children to be specially chosen.
While raising her children she was the embodiment of a homemaker. In her spare time, she went on field trips, was room mother, and baked treats to take to school on birthdays. We always got to pick what kind of cake we wanted for our birthday.
**.♥.****.♥.****.♥.**
Mother continued to enjoy painting, mostly oils and some watercolors. She was a wonderful sketcher and painter, and many of her works are in our homes. She loved to travel, eventually visiting every state except North Dakota, as well as Cuba, Mexico, Canada, Great Britain, Switzerland, Austria, Germany and Lichtenstein.
Mother also loved animals, having Boston Terriers Tiny and Snoopy while with her parents, then Boston Terriers Pepper, Tammy and Missy, followed by adopted brother and sister cats Bonnie and Clyde.
Mother was very family oriented, and all of her life her family came first. She enjoyed the company of her immediate family, her mother being her best friend, and all of her many aunts, uncles and cousins. Later, she had granddaughters Melissa and Hollie, and great-grandchildren Braydon and Keeley to enjoy spending time with.
**.♥.****.♥.****.♥.**
Mother loved to travel, having visited every state in the U.S. except North Dakota. She had also been to Canada, Mexico, Cuba, Great Britain, Switzerland, Austria, Germany and Lichtenstein. In keeping with that, she loved to eat out, particularly in new places.
Her favorite things were the color aqua, Sees and Fannie May chocolate creams, Gone With the Wind, musicals, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, daisies & roses, Shalimar and Passion.
*********************

Please visit her family if you have time, and leave some flowers. She would appreciate it. I appreciate all of you who have left flowers & notes here, thank you. It means so much that you take the time to do this for my Mother and her loved ones.

Mother's parent's are mentioned above.
Mother's fraternal grandparents Gustav A. and Emma Leek Rindt & aunts/uncles, Margaret Hike, Harry Rindt, George Rindt, Helen Woodin, Howard Rindt, John "Max" Rindt and Alice Roberts Kerans.
Her maternal grandparents were Orrie J. and Eleanor McBride Burgoyne & her aunts and uncles were Helen Palmer, Stella Cornwell, Eva Burgoyne, Willard Burgoyne, and Glen Burgoyne
Mother's mother-in-law Myrtle Meacham Anderson and father-in-law Verlin B. Anderson, Sr. are also here.
================= 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Frederick Rindt (1903 - 1982)
  Mae Burgoyne Rindt (1903 - 1974)
 
Burial:
East Lawn Cemetery
Urbana
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: God bless you & your lov...
Record added: Mar 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13785759
Mary Lou <i>Rindt</i> Anderson
Added by: God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy
 
Mary Lou <i>Rindt</i> Anderson
Added by: God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy
 
Mary Lou <i>Rindt</i> Anderson
Added by: God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy
 
 
There are 17 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Love and Miss you, Cindy
 Added: Sep. 23, 2014
Really missing you on my birthday. You always made us feel special and loved.
- Love and Miss you, Cindy
 Added: Sep. 20, 2014

- Love, Cindy
 Added: Sep. 17, 2014
There are 1,961 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service