James Lawrence Anderson

James Lawrence Anderson

Death 4 Feb 1917 (aged 64)
Wolbach, Greeley County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA
Plot Sec. C lot 327
Memorial ID 54872817 · View Source
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Obituary – James Lawrence Anderson was born in Denmark, April 27, 1852 and came to America in 1880, and settled in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was united in married to Miss Anne Christen Bertelson on June 10th, 1882. To this union were born eight children, 5 sons and 3 daughters, two of which preceded him to the great beyond. The living are: Bart Anderson, Mills county, Iowa, C. M. Anderson, Andrew Anderson, Torval Anderson, Miss Lillie Anderson and Mrs. Mary Wibbel, all of Wolbach, Nebraska. Mr. Anderson left Council Bluffs, some 27 years ago and moved to Glenwood, Iowa, where he lived about 20 years, and there also had the love and respect of all that knew him. From there he moved to Wolbach in 1909, and here became widely known, on account of his public spirit and always ready to lend a helping hand to everyone, consequently leaves a host of friends to mourn his loss, and who sympathize with the bereaved wife and children. Mr. Anderson united with the Methodist church early in life, to which he remained a true and faithful member all through life. The funeral was held from the Broadway Methodist church of Council Bluffs. Rev. Crisum officiating, after which the remains were laid to rest in the beautiful Fairview cemetery at Council Bluffs, Iowa. The pall bearers were: W. F. Nelson, Wolbach, Nebraska, Ernest Wagner, Wolbach, Nebraska, C. H. Spetman, Glenwood, Iowa, Wm Scheidle, Glenwood, Iowa, Lawrence Hanson, Council Bluffs, Martin Smith, Council Bluffs.
Wolbach Messenger, Wolbach, Nebraska, Thursday, February 15, 1917


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