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Dorothy Marie Southwick Anderson
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1919
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Death: Oct. 24, 2009
Polk County
Oregon, USA

The Statesman-Journal
Salem, Marion County, Oregon
Tuesday, October 24, 2009

Dorothy Marie Anderson
August 20, 1919 ~ October 24, 2009

RICKREALL ~ Dorothy Anderson died quietly Saturday morning October 24th in her home in Rickreall, where she has been living for 61 years. She was 90 years old. Dorothy was born in Silverton to Eugene W. Southwick and Marie Perry. She married John Thomas Anderson of Dayton on July 3, 1940. Dorothy and John settled in the current family home in Rickreall in 1948. They ran a small dairy on the farm until John's death in 1971. Dorothy worked the farm with John milking cows, plowing fields and driving grain truck while raising nine children. Dorothy enjoyed knitting and crocheting. Her children remember mom baking nine loaves of bread everyday for her family. They looked forward to moms cinnamon rolls after getting home from school each day. Two brothers survive Dorothy, Melvin Southwick of Lake Forest Park Wash., and Edwin Garrison, Albany. Seven of her nine children survive her, Marilyn Craig of Reedyville Tenn., Kay Marsland of Keizer, Kathy Clark of Rickreall, Margie Warkentin of Bend, Jack Anderson of Keizer, Arlene Olheiser of Salem, and Janet Fleming of Aumsville. She had 18 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John T. Anderson; her son, David T. Anderson; and her daughter, Janice Anderson Raby. Services will be at 3 p.m., Wednesday, October 28th in Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center. Private interment will be at Belcrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Humane Society of the Willamette Valley in care of Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center.
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  John Thomas Anderson (1916 - 1971)
  Janice Anderson Raby (1952 - 2005)*
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Belcrest Memorial Park
Marion County
Oregon, USA
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Record added: Oct 27, 2009
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Her nine children looked forward to her cinnamon rolls after getting home from school each day.
- Jan
 Added: Oct. 27, 2009

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