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Rolland (Ron) Richard Anderson. January 4, 1936 - August 6, 2018. Rolland Richard Anderson, known to friends and family as Ron, passed away August 6, 2018, at the age of 82. A native of Park River, North Dakota, Ron obtained a Bachelors of Fine Arts from Wichita State University in 1958, and enjoyed a successful career in advertising, first as an Art Director at Knox Reeves in Minneapolis, and eventually as Global Creative Director with Bozell Worldwide in New York City. Ron is preceded in death by his mother and father, Esther and George, and his five siblings, Harold, Ellsworth (Al), Myron (Mike), Mildred (Mickey), and Clayton. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years, Charlotte, his children, Rex, Nicole (Paul), and Matthew, grandchildren, Zoe and Ben, and members of his extended family. A memorial service was held for Ron on August 11 in Minnesota. Memorial donations in Ron's honor can be made to Ridgewood Church in Minnetonka, MN or Samaritan's Purse. David Lee Funeral Home, Wayzata, MN. 952-473-5577.

Published in The New York Times on Aug. 12, 2018