ANDERSON, MICHAEL ROBERT (Age 39)
On May 19, 2005, MICHAEL ROBERT ANDERSON a farrier and stay-at-home dad, died at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, after replacement transplant surgery of the pancreas and kidney. Mr. Anderson was born in Arlington, VA and graduated from Loudoun County High School in 1983. Mr. Anderson has worked with horses. More recently, he was the world's best stay-at-home dad and the most wonderful husband. He enjoyed reading, learning, long talks with family and friends, motorcycles and caring for animals. A viewing is scheduled for May 24, 6 to 8 p.m. at the COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME in Leesburg, VA, 201 Edwards Ferry Rd. N.E. Funeral services are on May 25, 11 a.m. at the same location with burial at Union Cemetery. Survivors include his wife of seven years, Mary B. Anderson of Leesburg; their three children, Madeline R. Anderson, Max R. Anderson and Michael R. Anderson, all of Leesburg; his mother, Joyce McCullough Anderson of Leesburg; his brother, Christian Anderson of Leesburg; his four sisters, Linda Lucero and Janet Colby, both of Purcellville, VA and Nancy Bryan and Lori Legg, both of Leesburg and his brother, Daniel Anderson of Melothian, VA.