Monte Anderson


LIMA — Monte L. Anderson, 59, was called into the presence of the Lord 9:09 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014 at St. Rita's Medical Center.

Monte was born June 13, 1954 in Celina to Warren and Betty (Kallmeyer-Fox) Anderson, his father preceded him in death, his mother survives in Celina. On September 21, 2002 he married Diana C. (Wischmeyer) Anderson , who survives in Lima.

Monte was a 1972 graduate of Celina High School. He worked 18 years for the Pipe Fitters Union #776, Jacobs Industrial Services, for the Ineos Plant, Lima Chemical Plant. Mr. Anderson had served as a Military Policeman in the United States Army.

He is survived by a son, Joseph (Sara) Jackson, of Columbus, and a daughter, Megan P. Anderson, of Lima; three grandchildren, Jonathan Raymond Shane Jackson, Jessica Anne Jackson, and Jacob Marcus Dylan Jackson; 3 brothers, Scott (Denise) Anderson, of Celina, Joel (Carol Holdheide) Anderson, of Celina, Kevin (Lori) Anderson, of Cincinnati; 5 sisters, Pamela Anderson, of Lima, Deborah (Tom May) Anderson, of Celina, Lorraine (Tom Cole) Anderson, of Montezuma, Stephanie (Alan) Birt, of Montezuma , and Lisa (Ron) Ricks, of Celina; In-laws, Daniel L. and Lola E. Wischmeyer, of Lima, and brother –in-law, Joseph D. Wischmeyer, of Lima; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Brent Anderson, and Chris Anderson

Friends may call from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, March 13. 2014 and 2 hours prior to the service on Friday at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Pastor Rob White will officiate.

Services will begin 12:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Military rites will be provided by V.F.W. #1275 and the United States Army. A luncheon will follow at the VFW post, 124 E. Elm St., Lima.

Monte will be dearly missed and never forgotten by his wife, children, grandchildren, family, and friends. His family would like to express their sincere thanks, for the countless prayers and condolences.

Condolences can be expressed at

Funeral Home

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services
1170 Shawnee Rd Lima, OH 45805
(419) 228-5474

Published in The Lima News from Mar. 10 to Mar. 11, 2014