Carl Anderson

CARL AUTHER ANDERSON ROCKFORD - Carl Auther Anderson, born Feb. 9, 1927, to Ole and Emma Anderson in Reedstown, Wis., an Army veteran, was called home to God Tuesday, July 19, 2011. He married Betty A. Lee on March 24, 1955. Carl retired from Mattison Machine Works after 30 years of service. Carl leaves us with many cherished memories. Survived by wife, Betty; sons, Ronald, Jerome and Curtis (Traci) Anderson; daughter, Rebecca (Dave) Conley; granddaughters, Kelly Anderson and Megan Colvin; brother, Eddy (Val) and David (Lila) Anderson; and Gerry (Kenneth) Anderson. A special blessing and thank-you to caregiver and best buddy, Peggy Johnson, Dr. Joseph Ross, Heartland Hospice, and special sister-in-law, Phylis Anderson. Service at 10 a.m. Monday, July 25, at Sunset Funeral Home, 8800 N. Alpine Road, Rockford, with visitation from 9 a.m. to time of service. Burial in Sunset Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are requested. Condolences at


Funeral Home

Sunset Funeral Home
8800 North Alpine Road Machesney Park, IL 61115
(815) 633-0211

Published in Rockford Register Star from July 23 to July 24, 2011