Gerald L. “Gary” Anderson
Gerald L. “Gary” Anderson, age 59, of Clearwater, formerly of Rockford, died Saturday Nov. 4, 2006 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
He was born March 1, 1947 in Gaylord, Minn. to Elger and Gloria (Ginther) Anderson.
Gary served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War, and later in the US Army Reserve.
He was united in marriage to Agnes Finger Oct. 26, 1968.
Gary was employed as a mechanic for Northwest Airlines for over 23 years.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Agnes; three children: son Scott (Patty) Anderson, and daughters Vickie (Victor) Peterson, and Valerie (Tony) Barthel; grandchildren Steven, Mitchel, and Emily; brother Lauren (Nancy) Anderson; and sisters Lulua Christenson, and Joyce Anderson.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents, Elger and Gloria; daughter Sherrie Anderson; and sister Roberta Douglas.
Funeral services were Wednesday Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. at the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello, with private interment. Chaplain Jim Ferguson officiated at the service.
Visitation was Tuesday evening, Nov. 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral chapel, and continued one hour prior to the service Wednesday.
Funeral arrangements were by the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.