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Roy Andersen
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1926
Death: Mar. 20, 2013
Sun City Center
Hillsborough County
Florida, USA

ANDERSEN - Roy, aged 86, son of Svanhild and Thomas Andersen of Brooklyn, NY, passed away March 20, 2013 in Sun City Center, FL.

He is survived by Vivien, his wife of 63 years, his children Roy and Christine (Michael), three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

During WWII, Roy was presented with the Distinguished Flying Cross and Bronze Star.

Our WWII Flying Tiger will be honored by the Air Force and American Legion at Sarasota National Cemetery on March 25th. He filled our lives with love and laughter . . . truly one a kind.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Life Path Hospice, Temple Terrace, FL in memory of Roy Andersen.

Published in NY Newsday on March 23, 2013
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Vivien A. Andersen (1929 - 2013)
 
Inscription:
T SGT
USAAF
WORLD WAR II

FLYING TIGER
LIVED LIFE
WELL
 
Burial:
Sarasota National Cemetery
Sarasota
Sarasota County
Florida, USA
Plot: Section 7 Site 768
 
Created by: Emily E. Farley Smith
Record added: Mar 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107183661
Roy Andersen
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Roy Andersen
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- Emily E. Farley Smith
 Added: May. 25, 2013
Rest In Peace and thank you for your service.
- Emily E. Farley Smith
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
 
 
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