Roy Anderson

Roy Anderson

AGE: 86 • Fords

Roy William Anderson, 86, of Fords, passed peacefully on Monday, October 10, 2011 at the Haven Hospice unit at the JFK Medical Center in Edison with his family at his side. He was born in Brooklyn NY, and has resided in Fords since 1985. He was an Electrician for 34 years with the PATH System before retiring in 1988. He was a veteran of both WWII and the Korean War serving in the U.S. Marine Corps and the US Navy.

Roy is predeceased by his wife, Veronica, who died in 1988, and his son, Kevin, who died in May of 1987. He is survived by his 4 sons, Michael P. Anderson and his wife Cathleen of Pleasant Valley, NY, Kenneth Anderson of Fords, Roy William Anderson, Jr. of Hunterville, NC and Timothy Anderson of Wrightstown, NJ, his daughter, Elizabeth Anderson of Edison, his 4 grandchildren, Jared, Julie, Sabrina and Danielle and his sister, Dolores Murphy of Sicklersville, NJ.

Funeral Services will be on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. at the Flynn and Son Funeral Home, 23 Ford Ave. Fords NJ 08863. Interment will follow in Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY. Visitation will be on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers /contributions may be made in Roy's memory to the MaryAnne Hale Pavillion c/o JFK Medical Center Foundation, 80 James St. Edison, NJ 08817. For directions or to send condolences, visit

Funeral Home

Flynn and Son Funeral Home
23 Ford Ave  Fords, NJ 08863
(732) 826-0358

Published in Home News Tribune on Oct. 12, 2011