|Birth: ||Jul. 16, 1918|
|Death: ||Sep. 25, 2000|
Changed his last name from Anderson to Andrews.
OBITUARY Iron County Reporter Oct 4 2000 “Obituaries: Verne Andrews”
LAND O’ LAKES, Wis. – Verne Andrews, 82, died Sept. 25 at the Lillian E. Kerr Nursing Home.
He was born July 16, 1918 in Iron River. He had been a resident of Land O’ Lakes for 41 years. He was a musician in Chicago, Ill. He experimented with aircraft engines and airboats, owned and operated his own gold and silver mines, and was an avid trout fisherman and hunter. He also enjoyed golf. He served in the United States Army Air Force during World War II as an MP and worked in the Secret Service in Europe. He was a member of the VFW, Disabled American Veterans, Elks, Moose, Shriners, Masons and the Variety Club International.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Patricia; a daughter Julie (Norm) Wegner of Rhinelander, Wis.; two sons, Miles (Jennifer) Andrews of Littleton, Colo. and Richard (Beth) Daly of South Bend, Ind.; a sister Margaret Zurek of Iron River; and six grandchildren.
Visitation and funeral services were held Sept. 28 at Land O’ Lakes Bible Church with Pastor Larry Shetenhelm officiating.
Burial was in Land O’ Lakes Bible Church Cemetery.
1920 US CENSUS for Bates Twp in Iron County Michigan shows Charly W. Anderson head age 35 born Michigan abt 1885 married. Anna wife age 34 born abt 1886 Michigan married. Spencer son age 10 born abt 1910 Michigan. Frances daughter age 9 born abt 1911 Michigan. Gladies daughter age 6 born abt 1914 Michigan. David son age 3 born abt 1917 Michigan. Vernon son age 1 born abt 1919 Michigan.
Anna Hedin Anderson (1885 - 1949)
Spencer Anderson (1909 - 1980)*
Frances Ann Anderson Rosberg Schneider (1910 - 1993)*
David W Anderson (1916 - 1980)*
Verne Eugene Andrews (1918 - 2000)
Margaret Charlotte Anderson DeLeon Zurek (1920 - 2006)*
Jack S. Anderson (1926 - 1976)*
Charles Anderson (1930 - 1988)*
PVT US Army Air Forces World War II
Land O' Lakes Bible Church Cemetery
Land O' Lakes
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Originally Created by: Pati Moberg
Record added: Sep 25, 2011
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