|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1987|
|Death: ||Apr. 10, 2008|
SAWMILL — Funeral Mass for Matthew Alex Anderson, 21, will be 10 a.m. May 15, at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Gallup. Father O'Keefe will officiate. Burial will be in Gallup City Cemetery. Rosary will be 7 p.m., tonight, May 14, at the Our Lady of Blessed Sacrament, Fort Defiance.
Anderson died May 10, 2008, in Sawmill. He was born April 2, 1987, in Fort Defiance, into the Bitter Water People Clan for the Sleepy Rock People Clan.
Anderson graduated from Window Rock High School in 2005. He was temporarily employed with the Navajo Nation Museum. He loved the outdoors and was very artistic.
Survivors include his son, DeShawn Raymond Anderson of Sawmill; parents, Trudi Anderson of Sawmill, Brian Wauneka of Deer Springs; brothers, Shawn Anderson, Nicholas Murray, Justin Dedman of Sawmill; grandmother, Marian Anderson of Sawmill.
Anderson was preceded in death by his grandfather, Raymond Anderson.
Pallbearers will be Shawn Anderson, Tom Yazzie III, Christopher Cochran, Al Stewart Jr., and Jacoby Chee.
Cope Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Gallup City Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Spyrose
Record added: May 15, 2008
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