|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1921|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2009|
Melvin C. Anderson, age 87, of Red Cloud, died Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at the Heritage Care Center in Red Cloud.
Funeral services were held Friday, 10:30 a.m., January 16, 2009 at the Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Red Cloud with Rev. Jim Wagner officiating. Interment was in the Guide Rock Cemetery.
Melvin Charles Anderson, the son of Tillie Mary (Zalman) and Charles Emery Anderson, was born April 15, 1921 in Webster County, Nebraska. He departed this life on Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at the Heritage Care Center in Red Cloud, Nebraska.
Melvin received his formal education attending rural school district #78 in the Mt. Hope township in Smith County, Kansas. After finishing school, Melvin went to work on the family farm.
On August 8, 1967 he was united in marriage with Nelma Garnet (Zuberbuhler) Willard at the Wesleyan parsonage in Red Cloud. After many years on the farm, Melvin was employed as a custodian with the Red Cloud public school system until his retirement. Melvin enjoyed to visit and was a friend to everyone he met. A was a member of the Red Cloud Wesleyan Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents; and his wife, Nelma, on January 5, 2005.
Left to treasure his memory are two nieces, Norma Jean Rose and Shirley Kerns both of Hastings, Nebraska; other relatives and friends.
Williams Funeral Home
241 West 4th Avenue
Red Cloud, NE 68970
Nelma Garnet Zuberbuhler Anderson (1917 - 2005)
Married Aug. 8, 1967
Guide Rock Cemetery
Plot: Section 6, Lot 26, Row 7
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jan 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33142181