Garn Andrew Anderson, 87, passed away February 15, 2013 in Las Vegas. He was born October 29, 1925 in Richfield, to Earl Andrew and Happy June Nielson Anderson. He married Faro Simonsen, February 20,1945 in Richfield.
Garn served in WWII and Korea, in the US Navy for a total of six years. He was vice-president of First Interstate Bank. He served for three years on the Banking and Finance Committee under Governor Scott Matheson. He was part-owner of a office supply store in Price.
Survived by wife, Faro; son, Russell L. Anderson, both of Mesquite; two grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; sister: Earline Bartley.
Preceded in death by parents and brother, Bryce Anderson.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. in the Richfield City Cemetery. Friends may call at the Magleby Mortuary after 10:00 a.m. Military rites by the V.F.W. Post #5050 and Utah Honor Guard. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com
Published in Deseret News on Feb. 20, 2013