Velda Rena Anderson(1915 - 2010)

Velda Rena Anderson April 15, 1915 - November 28, 2010 Velda Rena Anderson was born April 15, 1915, in Cypress, CA, to Anna and Reno Robinson and passed from time into eternity on November 28, 2010, in Bakersfield, CA. She was employed by American Wholesale Hardware in Long Beach, CA, for over 20 years until her retirement. Velda was always hospitable. She was very much a lady and had the most beautiful smile. Velda's husband, Leland, preceded her in death in 2004. She is survived by one sister, Geraldine Poesnecker of Weathersfield, Conn; one son, Leland "Duke" Anderson and wife (Betty) of Pollock Pines, CA; and three daughters, Carol Lee Reid of Clinton, ME; Rena Coston (Marvin) and Nancy Parsons of Bakersfield, CA. She has 13 grandchildren, a multitude of great-grandchildren and a host of loving friends. The family wishes to extend a very special thank you to Visiting Angels and Optimal Hospice for the wonderful care and assistance. We will always remember your gentle kindness to Mom and to us. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2010, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a chapel service on Thursday, December 2, 2010, at 2:00 p.m., at Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, 3700 River Blvd. Graveside service will be held on Friday, December 3, 2010, at 11:00 a.m., at Rose Hills Memorial Park, 3888 Workman Mill Rd. Whittier, CA. Greenlawn Mortuary www.bakersfield.com/obits

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Published in Bakersfield Californian on Dec. 1, 2010