Stanley D. Andersen

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FAIRFIELD HARBOUR - Stanley D. Andersen, passed away July 16, 2012, in

New Bern.

He was born in Kingston, N.Y., son of the late Stanley H.D. and Joanna Kostecka

Andersen. He graduated valedictorian of Saugerties High School, class of 1953 and then from Union College, class of 1957, and ROTC at Union College. For many years he was a

programmer at I.B.M., Poughkeepsie. He retired in 1993.

Mr. Andersen served as Asst. Town Clerk, Bridgeton, NC. Formerly of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., he was a former member and past president of the Kevin Barry Irish Club, Poughkeepsie. After moving to Fairfield Harbour, he was a member and past treasurer of the Navy League, New Bern, and 3rd degree member of Knights of Columbus Council No. 3303, New Bern.

Beloved husband of 54 years of Margaret "Gretta" Andersen, loving father of Theresa Vanyo and husband Mark of Hurley, Stanley John Andersen and wife Beate of Arlington, Va., Kathleen Andersen and fiancé Michael Creighton of Vernon Hills, Ill., and grandfather of Katy Vanyo and Patrick Andersen, brother of Charles H. Andersen and his late wife Margaret of Seattle

Washington. Nieces and nephews also survive.

Stan's greatest life enjoyments included the births of his grandchildren, and retiring to Fairfield Harbour, where he golfed as long as he was able.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, New Bern, on Friday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church Building Fund, 3005 Country Club Rd., New Bern, NC or the memorial page set up for Stanley D. Andersen on the website

Online condolences may also be sent to Andersen family by visiting

Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home.

Published in Sun Journal from July 19 to July 22, 2012
Stanley D. Andersen
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