ANDERSON, Richard E. 62, passed away March 10, 2013. He was born in Rock Island, Illinois and resided in the St. Petersburg area for most of his life. He was a graduate of Boca Ciega High School, and was retired. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard W. and Jane Anderson. He is survived by his wife, Linda; children, Jennifer and Eric; brothers, Robert and Gary Anderson; sister, Nancy Villmer; along with several nieces and nephews. Richard played guitar, enjoyed writing, camping, fishing and spending time with his children. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. A celebration of Rick's life will be held at a later date.

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Mar. 19, 2013