Jeffrey Anderson

Jeffrey M. Anderson, 32, passed away in Seward on April 27, 2014

Jeff was born in Soldotna on June 12, 1981 to Rod Anderson and Kathryn Tikka. He attended Sky View High School in Soldotna and UAA in Anchorage prior to enlisting in the U.S. Navy in 2001.

Jeff began the life of a commercial fisherman at a very early age in 1986 aboard the Kimberly Dawn out of Kenai with his beloved Stepfather Greg Tikka. He continued fishing on numerous commercial vessels until his final hitch on the Savannah Rae out of Seward & Kodiak.

Not only was Jeff a hardworking determined fisherman, he was an avid carpenter and worked for various contractors in Alaska.

Jeff is survived by Kathryn Tikka of Nampa, ID; Rod and Julie Anderson of Brookings, OR; Kimberly and Josh Rowell of Gilbert, AZ; Silas and Marlee Romig of Peters Creek, AK; and numerous Anderson, Main and Tikka family members throughout Alaska and the Lower 48.

FISH HARD JEFF - You will be in our hearts forever.


Published in Alaska Dispatch News from May 1 to May 2, 2014