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Obits > 1999 - Florence M. (McNamara) Anderson

Submitted by Melva L Taylor

The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois

May 14, 1999 - Friday, pg A2  col. 1





Deer Grove: - Florence M. Anderson, 85, of 2485 Hoover Road, Deer Grove, died Thursday, May 13, 1999, at her home.


Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Tampico United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Linda Hood, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Prophetstown. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Garland Funeral Home, Tampico.  A memorial has been established.


Mrs. Anderson was born March 15, 1914, in Prophetstown, the daughter of Lawrence and Ella (Schmidt) McNamara. She was a graduate of Prophetstown High School and Brown Business College. She married John W. Anderson on March 11, 1939, in Prophetstown.  He died July 29, 1984.  She was a member of Tampico United Methodist Church.


Survivors include two sons, Lawrence (Pat) Anderson of Tampico and James (Marilyn) Anderson of Chadwick; a daughter, Mary Jo (Samuel) Jordan of Midland, Mich.; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

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