Anderson, Ernest (1898-1964)

Funeral services for Ernest Anderson, 67, were held Monday afternoon, February 14 at First Lutheran Church. Mr. Anderson died Friday February 11th at Warren Hospital from a heart ailment. Ernest Anderson was born July 20, 1898 in McCrea Township, the only child of Eric and Sophie Anderson. He attended Hall School, North Star College, and spent his entire life in the community. He served on the Town Board and the School Board.

He was married to Florence Viola Bodell June 28, 1939 at Crookston. They made their home on the family farm. Twin daughters, who died at birth and a son, Gary Alan, were born to them. He has been in failing health with a heart ailment since October, being a patient at the Warren Hospital several times. He is survived by his wife Florence and their son Gary and several cousins.

Honorary casket bearers were Gordy Rutz, Vedar Anderson, Axel Carlson, Abner Nicholls, Ernest Poolman and Martin Elden. The active bearers were Gilbert Stengrim, Ralph Pletsch, Russell Sinn, Edward Jadeke, Willis Jadeke, and Harold Anderson.

[Interred Greenwood cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky