Wayne P. Anderson, Sr., 77, of 1 Matts Way, Bradford, passed away Tuesday, (Sept. 14, 2021) at UPMC Hamot.
Born Feb. 4, 1944, in Bradford, he was a son of the late Harry G. and Helen D. (Zimmerman) Anderson. He was a 1962 graduate of Bradford High School.
On July 8, 1965 in Olean NY, he married Ida J. Pierotti Anderson who survives.
Wayne was formerly employed at Bradford News Company, and Bradford Laundry. He worked for 26 years for Cummins Construction Company through the Laborers Local Union #603. He retired in 2005.
He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, and the Eagles Club. He enjoyed tending to his fish pond, feeding the birds, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, going to the Casino. He enjoyed helping others, partying in the shed, but most of all spending time with his family.
Surviving in addition to his wife Ida, of 56 years are three daughters, Valerie L. Figula, Pam (Cash) Anderson, Rhonda (Tom) Anderson, and one son, Wayne (Melissa) Anderson Jr, all of Bradford, five grandchildren, Andrew Figula, Daniel Figula, Phillip Figula, Brooklyn Anderson, and Brandon Sherk, two sisters, Janet Faye Layfield, of Mooresville NC, and Diane (Jim) McLaughlin, of Lewis Run, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Nancy S. Anderson and Carol A. Bleem, one brother, Harry S. Anderson and son-in-law Joseph M. Figula.
Family and friends will be received from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc. 33 South Avenue, followed by funeral services with Rev. Raymond Gramata, pastor of St. Bernard Church, officiating.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc. Memorials if desired may be of the donor's choosing.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com
Published by The Bradford Era from Sep. 16 to Sep. 23, 2021.