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Alfred W. Anderson

1918 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Alfred W. Anderson Obituary
ALFRED W. ANDERSON, 95 Alfred W. Anderson, 95, husband of the late Helen D. (Irvine) Anderson, died Tuesday, at the Lutheran Community At Telford. He was a former resident of Schwenksville. Mr. Anderson was born on May 17, 1918, in Brooklyn, NY, and was a son of the late Alfred and Lydia (Stoecker) Anderson. He served as a Machinist Mate 3rd Class, in the US Navy Seabees, during World War II. Mr. Anderson retired in 1973 from the Wildman Jacquard Co., Norristown and Reading, where he was a sales engineer for over 25 years. Mr. Anderson was a member of Jerusalem Evangelical LutheranChurch, where he served on the church council and was a financial secretary. He also was a member of Roy S. Leidy Post #203, American Legion, Schwenksville. Mr. Anderson is survived by his daughter, Carol L. Witherwax, Towamencin Twp.; his grandson, Robert C. Dickerson, Jr., husband of Nicole (Gordon) Dickerson; his great-grandchildren, Haileigh, Hayden, Lydia Dickerson; and his sisters, Esther Shenk, Lititz, and Lois, wife of the Rev. Paul Neal, Worthington, KY. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Daniel M. Schaefer, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Schwenksville Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 to 10:45 a.m., Saturday, at church. Memorial contributions may be made to Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 311 2nd St., Schwenksville, PA 19473. Arrangements are by Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., Trappe.
Published in The Mercury on Apr. 3, 2014
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