MARY JULIETTE (Resberg) COOPER ANDERSON
Mary Anderson Rites Saturday
Tampico: - Mary Juliette Anderson, 57, rural
Tampico, died Thursday morning at her home.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at
the Tampico Baptist Church with the Rev. Alan Waisanen officiating. Burial
will be in Yorktown Cemetery. Friends may call after 7 p.m. Friday at
the Schmitt Funeral Home in Tampico. Memorials may be directed to Tampico
Mary Anderson was born May 19, 1917, the
daughter of Oscar and Violet Resberg. She attended Yorktown schools. On May
19, 1934, she married Virgil Cooper. On Sept. 11, 1946 she married Harold E.
Anderson at Princeton. She was a member of Tampico Baptist Church and had
served as treasurer of the Mission Fund for many years.
Survivors include her husband, two sons, Wayne
Cooper, Tampico, and David Anderson, at home; one brother Ronald Resberg,
Milan and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband
and one son, Leland Cooper, and one brother.
(obit says she was born May 19 1934 ....
which doesn't correspond with her age so I changed it to May 19, 1917!)
September 17, 1974 - Tuesday, pg. 2
Tampico: - Funeral services for Mary J.
Anderson were held Saturday at the Tampico Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Pastor
Alan Waisanen officiated. Organist was Mrs. Maynard Peterson, accompanied by
soloist Mrs. Fred South.
Flowers were cared for by Mrs. Wilbert Gentz,
Mrs. Robert Nuelle and Hillcrest Greenhouse.
Interment was in Yorktown Cemetery with
Elvin Lindquist, Fred Blackert Jr., DeWayne Gerlach, Paul Kaiser, Wilbert
Gentz and Maynard Peterson serving as casket bearers.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, Sept. 13, 1974 - Friday, pg 2,
submitted by Melva L. Taylor)