Reanna Anderson

  • "Happy Birthday Reanna Rose, our angel in heavan! I loved..."
    - Heather Reader
  • "Thinking about You today. Love and Miss you super hard...."
    - Samantha Holm
  • "sista I really miss you right now! Id give you a hug, and..."
    - Ashley Lawrence
  • "I miss you"
    - Heather
  • "Thinking of you ! Lots and lots of way too much LOVE! H and..."

Naknek resident, Reanna Rose Anderson, 24, died September 17th in King Salmon. She was born on December 7, 1988 in Anchorage. She graduated from Bristol Bay High School in 2007. She lived in Anchorage from 2007 - 2008 and then in Seattle from 2008 until 2010. She was a Bristol Bay Commercial Fisherwoman and worked for PenAir. She was Baptized Russian Orthodox. She assisted with the Boys & Girls Club and the Bible Camp in Lake Clark. She enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, four wheeler rides, walking the beach, traditional family gatherings, NYO and basketball.

According to her family, "Reanna was a loving mother and wife. Her number one priority was her daughter Kyanna. She will always be remembered by her loving, thoughtful and sacrificial heart. She had strong family values and was driven by what she believed in. She was admired for the person she was throughout her life. We loved her so much and she will be dearly missed."

She was preceded in death by her grandparents Jack and Vernita, Grandma Agibinik "Gibbs" and many aunts and uncles of the Lawrence and Drew family.

She is survived by her daughter, Kyanna Anderson; parents, Bruce and Angie Lawrence; parents-in-law, Glenn and Lisa Anderson; brothers, Bruce Jr. and Riley Lawrence; sisters, Ashley Lawrence and Nicole Medaugh; brother-in-laws, Karl Anderson and wife Ashlee and Kurtis Anderson; grandparents, Roy, Tiny Vanderpool and family; grandmother, Jan Phillips; Uncle Scott Drew; aunts and uncles, Erin and Dale Peters; Patty and Ferrall Desoto; Carol and Michael Medaugh; Mary Ann and Steve Jones; Dianne and Mike Randolph and Marilyn and Gary Andersen; niece, Summer Lawerence and mom Kirsty Posey; nephews, Kash, Kolton and Kalhobe Anderson; cousins, Michael and Kyle Peters, Tanner, Mikoyla, Ty and Madison Desoto; Hunter Drew and Rebecca Stanley; Jackson, Brennon and Keegan Peters; Heather and Tom Reader.

Visitation will be on Monday, September 30th from 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Alaskan Heritage Memorial Chapel, 440 E. Klatt Rd. Funeral services will be on Tuesday, October 1st at Bristol Bay School Auditorium at 5:00 P.M. with Rev. Jeff Swanson officiating. A Potluck will follow at Naknek Village Council Dolly's Hall. Pallbearers will be Bruce Lawrence, Sr., Bruce Lawrence, Jr., Riley Lawrence, Scott Drew, Kyle Peters and Dale Peters.

The family has requested that Memorial Contributions by directed to and account at Wells Fargo for Kyanna Anderson in lieu of flowers.


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Legacy Funeral Home-Heritage Chapel at Angelus
440 E. Klatt Road
Anchorage, AK 99515
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Published in Anchorage Daily News from Sept. 29 to Sept. 30, 2013