|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1935|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 2010|
WINDSOR, VA — Daniel Dean Anderson Sr., (HTCM (DV) Ret) 74, died at home of renal cancer, Monday, January 4, 2010.
A native of Randleman, NC, he was the son of the late Jim S. and Erma Jean Warren Anderson. He had lived in the Tidewater area for the past 35 years.
Dan proudly served his country in the US Navy as an HTC and retired with 27 years of service. He then continued his career with the Norfolk Public Works Center, civil service, and completed 20 years of service. Dan was a member of the American Legion and was a member of the VFW, Tidewater and Post 49, Smithfield. He was also a life member of the Norview Masonic Lodge #113, Norfolk.
Dan was a member of Faith Freewill Baptist Church and was involved in many aspects of the church.
In addition to his parents, Dan was preceded in death by his wife, June Leone Anderson, and brother and sisters, Alfred, L. E., David, and Donald, Madeline and Peggy.
Surviving are his daughters, Holly Sue Anderson, Sherry Adair Patton, Sybil N. Acey (Randy) and Heather Leigh Estelle Geyer (Aaron); his son, Daniel Dean Anderson Jr. and step-sons, Mark Anthony Lewis (Tammy) and Kevin Michael Lewis (Audra); thirteen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren; and his sister, Phyllis A. Ellis.
A service celebrating Dan's life was held 11 am Friday, January 8, in Faith Freewill Baptist Church, with Pastor Barry Reel officiating. Burial followed in Saint Luke's Memorial Park with full military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk, VA 23507
Arrangements were in the care of Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield.
~ SOURCE: News & Record (January 6, 2010)
Saint Lukes Cemetery
Isle of Wight County
Created by: KATHY
Record added: Feb 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48054822
Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Anderson! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!|
Added: Feb. 12, 2010