GRAETTINGER – Funeral services for Wesley Anderson, 95, of the Ingham Lake and High Lake area will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at United Methodist Church in Graettinger with Pastor Michael L. Shaffer officiating. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church in Graettinger. Interment will be at High Lake Cemetery in Wallingford.
He died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Lakeside Lutheran Home in Emmetsburg.
Wesley Harold Anderson, the son of Olen and Carrie (Johnson) Anderson, was born Aug. 31, 1913, in Wallingford.
He received his education in the Violet Dale County School east of Wallingford.
On June 15, 1943, Wesley was united in marriage to L. Irene Lundgren. The couple made their home and raised their family in the Ingham Lake and High Lake area since 1944. Wesley worked for Emmet County Secondary Road Maintenance for 27 years. He was also employed with the Emmet County Conservation Board and Wolden Park. Wesley loved nature and was active at Petersen Point and enjoyed wildlife, fishing and spending time with his family.
Wesley was a member of the United Methodist Church in Graettinger.
Left to cherish Wesley’s memory are his wife of 65 years, Irene of Wallingford; three children, Wayne Anderson and his wife, Karen, of Graettinger, Ramona Fleck and her husband, Austin “Bud”, of Spencer and Joyce Brown and her husband, Tyrone, of Kingwood, Texas; grandchildren, Brad and Shawna Anderson, Brent and Penny Anderson, Kent DeBerg, Kevin DeBerg, Koreen DeBerg, Danielle (Brown) and Scott Hancock and Daylon Brown; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Isabella, Lydia, Kasey, Bryce and Brandon and Ryan.
Preceding Wesley in death were his parents and sisters and brothers, Christina Leeson, Cleo Lammers, Edna Berven, Jesse, Emmet and Harvey Anderson. On-line condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com