Laryn Ellen Anderson

Laryn Ellen Anderson

Laryn Ellen Anderson, age 54, passed away suddenly on May 23, 2013. She was born on August 1, 1958 in Seattle, WA.

She was a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and held various positions over the years in the high tech, airline and retail industries. She also excelled in sales. She loved the outdoors and her hobbies included skiing, cycling, hiking and canoeing. Other passions of hers included cooking, artwork and world travel. Most recently she had been a volunteer tutor, helping children in developing their reading skills.

Laryn leaves her loving family, her mother Beverly J. Alger, her sister Linda M. Anderson and brother-in law Brent E. Nissly, her aunt, Sylvia Mickelson (Alger) and uncle, Earl Mickelson, as well as many relatives in Seattle and California. Laryn was preceded in death by her loving father Laird Julius Anderson and uncle Norman T. Alger.

Laryn was so full of life, and when she smiled, she set the world aglow, especially that of her loving companion Bobby. She will be remembered for her sweet, kind and generous soul. There is a huge hole in the hearts of everyone who knew and loved her.

Per the request of the family, services will be private.

Published in The Seattle Times from June 13 to June 14, 2013