The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
August 1, 1977 - Monday, pg 4
ALMA H. (Werderman) ANDERSON
Mrs. Alma Anderson Dies Suddenly
Mrs. Alma H. Anderson, 91, RR 3, Prophetstown, died Sunday evening in Prophetstown Riverview Good Samaritan Center.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Allen-Schmitt-Garland Funeral Chapel in Tampico with the Rev. Richard Anderson, pastor of the Tampico Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Yorktown Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-4 and 79 p.m.
She was born Aug. 15, 1885 in Mineral, Ill., the daughter of John and Ida Usadel Werderman. She married Emmanuel Gusto Anderson and he preceded her in death in Nov. of 1969. The couple had farmed many years in the Tampico and Prophetstown area.
Survivors include one brother, Otto Werderman of Milan, one sister, Mrs. Martha Moorehead of Sterling; one grandson, David Anderson of Prophetstown and one step-grandson, Wayne Cooper of Tampico.
She was preceded in death by her husband, two sons, eight brothers and one sister.