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 Elva Isabelle <I>Westover</I> Anderson

Elva Isabelle Westover Anderson

Clementsville, Teton County, Idaho, USA
Death 29 Oct 2012 (aged 97)
Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, USA
Burial Aberdeen, Bingham County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 100128106 · View Source
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Elva Isabelle Anderson, 97, passed away Oct. 29, 2012, at her home with her family surrounding her at her side.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 5, at the LDS Valleyview Ward on 1433 Gwen Drive, Pocatello, Idaho. A viewing will be held Sunday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. Fourth Ave., Pocatello, and one hour prior to the services at the church Monday. Burial will follow at the Aberdeen Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at

POCATELLO – Elva I. Anderson, 97, of Pocatello, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2012.
She was born on June 22, 1915 to Floyd and Margaret Westover in Clementsville, Idaho. She was the 5th of 11 children. Elva grew up in Rexburg area until she was 12. The family then moved to Aberdeen.
She married Kenneth LeRoy Anderson on October 22, 1932 in the Logan Temple. Together they raised three children: Kannetta, Myrna, and Neil.
Elva worked in Potatoes while in Aberdeen. She and her husband took a hotel management course and managed properties in Hollywood and Santa Barbara, CA, and also in Salt Lake City, UT.
She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and served in many callings in the church.
Elva did a lot of hand-work including baby quilts, sweaters, afghans, Christmas stockings, and knitting (she was a fanatic). She loved to cook and was quite remarkable at it.
She also loved baking because she had a sweet tooth. When the great-grandchildren came they always visited the cookie jar. She was known as the cookie grandma.
She is survived by her daughter Kannetta (Richard) Meadows of Carmichael, CA; daughter Myrna (Darwin) Gravatt of Pocatello; son G. Neil Anderson of Pocatello; sister Maxine (Bill) Wall of Chubbuck; 12 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren, and 25 great-great-grandchildren.
Elva was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 1 granddaughter, 1 grandson, and daughter-in-law Marcia Anderson.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, November 5, 2012, a
At the Valleyview Ward LDS Chapel, 1433 Gwen Drive.
A visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, November 4, 2012, at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Ave, and also one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Burial will follow services at the Aberdeen Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elva Isabelle Westover Anderson (22 Jun 1915–29 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100128106, citing Aberdeen Cemetery, Aberdeen, Bingham County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by irish mom (contributor 47849866) .