Ocala - Leila Colleen Anderson, age 82 of Ocala, passed away April 4, 2013 at home. She was born on April 2, 1931 in Moore, OK a daughter to the late Collier and Lela (DeFriese) Hendricks. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by two daughters, Sherry and Sandy and three siblings, Gayle, Judy and Dee. She is remembered for her love of crocheting, flowers, beautiful music, and most importantly family.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory four sons and one daughter, Richard (Helga) Anderson of Orlando, Gordon (Allison) Anderson of Mims, Scott (Shana) of Ocala, Timothy (Kate) of Hernando, Virginia Anderson of Ocala, eighteen grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren.
A visitation has been scheduled for Tuesday April 9, 2013 from 12:00pm-2:00pm with a Celebration of Life Service following at 2:00pm at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2013