Alfred W. Anderson, Retired Farmer Dies

Manlius: Alfred W. Anderson, 71, 516 N. Pleasant St., Princeton, retired farmer of the Manlius area, died Monday evening in Perry Memorial Hospital at Princeton. The body was removed to the Howard Johnson Funeral Home at Manlius where arrangements were completed. It was taken to the family home in Princeton where friends may call Thursday evening. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church at Princeton, the Rev. Clarence Person, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the Elm Lawn Cemetery at Princeton.

Mr. Anderson was born Oct. 14, 1885, in Princeton Township, the son of John and Ellen Nelson Anderson. He was married Feb. 4, 1911, at Chicago to Mary Henrickson. He was a member of the First Baptist Church at Princeton.

Survivors are his widow; four sons George, Wyanet; Niles, Buda; Virgil, Sheffield; Lloyd, Glenview; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers.

(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, March 12, 1957 - Tuesday, pg 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor) 




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