Elaine S. Anderson, 89, of Kalkaska, formerly of Mt. Pleasant, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. She was born on July 6, 1923 in Dearborn to the late Floyd and Velma (Syme) Beems.|
Elaine married Bruce P. Anderson on June 20, 1942 in Dearborn. Together they raised five wonderful children. Elaine retired from the Ford Motor Company after 10 years of service as a secretary. She has made her home in Kalkaska since 2006. Elaine was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend and will be deeply missed by all those that knew and loved her.
She is survived by her loving children, Sue E. (John) Bondch of Aurora, Colo., Linda K. (Raymond) Kimball of Kalkaska, Bruce P. Anderson, Jr. of Dearborn, James D. (Eva) Anderson of Warren, and Sara B. Anderson of Mt. Pleasant; 11 cherished grandchildren; 19 precious great-grandchildren; 1 treasured great-great-grandson; and her dear brother, Gene Paul (Mary Ellen) Beems of Lakeland, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Bruce; one sister; and three brothers.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 16 from 5-8 p.m. at Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Dan Johnson of the Kalkaska Church of Christ officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to the
Condolences may be left online at www.wolfeoneill.com.
Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.
Published in The Leader and the Kalkaskian on May 22, 2013