Anderson, Alice Albertina (Frei) (1906-2005)

Alice Anderson passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2005 at her home in Warren, MN, at the age of 98.

Alice Albertina Frei was born on September 13, 1906 in Augsburg Twp, Marshall County, MN (rural Stephen, MN), the daughter of Peter and Minnie (Benson) Frei. Alice was raised in the rural Stephen area where she attended country school. She attended North Star School in Warren before graduating from Stephen High School in 1927. Alice went to Teacher Training School in Warren and she taught country school for three years. On March 28, 1931, she married Charles J. Anderson in Detroit Lakes with a former pastor of Salem performing the ceremony. They made their home in Augsburg Twp., Marshall County, MN until 1936 when they moved to Nelson Park Twp., Marshall County, MN (rural Karlstad, MN) where they farmed. In 1991, they moved to the Landmark Center in Warren. Charles died on September 7, 1995.

She was a member of the Salem and Hegland Lutheran Churches and active in church affairs.

Left to mourn her passing are her children; Richard (Ione) Anderson of Viking, MN, June (Gerald) Reese of Brooten, MN and Marlene Anderson of Warren, MN, six grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, fifteen great-great-grandchildren, eight step grandchildren, sixteen step great-grandchildren, five step great-great-grandchildren, sister, Lillian Lay of Bonsall, CA, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, five brothers; Arthur, Paul, Vernon, Philip and R. Sheldon, two sisters; Vivian and Anna and daughter-in-law, Jean.

DuBore Funeral Home

[Interred Salem Lutheran cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky