|Birth: ||Jun. 6, 1935|
Des Moines County
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 2002|
The Burlington Hawkeye, Burlington, Iowa 19 July 2002
Jane K. Weir Anderson, 67, of rural Biggsville, Ill., died due to progressive supranuclear palsy at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2002, at Oaklane Nursing and Rehab.
Born June 6, 1935, in Burlington, she was the daughter of William and Pauline D. Smith Weir. On July 28, 1957, she married L.A. "Larry" Anderson in Biggsville.
Mrs. Anderson worked for the Union School District for 22 years.
She attended school in Gladstone, Ill., and was a 1953 graduate of G & O High School. She received her bachelor's degree in education from Monmouth College in 1957.
She was a member of Biggsville United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and the Nurturing and Outreach Committee, where she also served as treasurer. At Monmouth College, she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. She was a member and served as president, vice president and treasurer of Alpha Rho and Gamma Lambda Chapters of Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Sorority.
She served on the Henderson County Library Board and as an election judge for Henderson County. She was a member of Warren Henderson Angus Association Auxiliary, LaMoine Valley Angus Association and the Henderson County Extension Service. She was active as a child and adult in 4-H in Henderson County.
Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Susan Higgins of Biggsville and Laura Zimmer of Warrenton, Mo.; one son, Mark Anderson of Knoxville, Ill.; and eight grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will begin after 1 p.m. today at Biggsville United Methodist Church, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
The funeral for Mrs. Anderson will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Biggsville United Methodist Church, with the Revs. William and Arla Morse officiating. Burial will be in Biggsville Cemetery.
Memorials have been established for Biggsville United Methodist Church and Henderson County Public Library.
Turnbull Funeral Home in Biggsville is in charge of arrangements.
Lawrence Arthur Anderson (1929 - 2014)
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