KEITH E. ANDERSON

Keith

 

 

     Keith E. Anderson, age 82, of Faribault, died peacefully on Thursday, August 14, 2008 at Pleasant Manor Nursing Home, Faribault, surrounded by his wife and children.
     Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, August 18, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. at Divine Mercy Catholic Church at Immaculate Conception, Faribault. Interment will be at Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Faribault, with military rites conducted by Central Veterans Association.
     Visitation will be at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault, on Sunday, August 17, 2008 from 3 to 8 p.m. and also at the church on Monday for one hour prior to the service.
Keith Ernest Anderson, the son of Ernest and Anna (Yanok) Anderson, was born on December 26, 1925 in Faribault. He graduated from Faribault High School in 1944 and served in the US Marine Corps during WWII. He married Loraine F. Streeter on February 14, 1948 in Minneapolis. Keith was employed by McQuay International of Faribault as a computer programmer for 19 years. He also operated “The Popcorn Stand” by the Dairy Queen for 11 years and served as a Foster Grandparent at Jefferson School for 12 years.
     He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lori; two sons, Michael (and Peggy) Anderson of Minneapolis and David (and Gail) Anderson of Faribault; two daughters, Kathleen (and Barry) Hendrickson of Faribault and Karen (and Tom) King of Roseville; nine grandchildren, Aaron (and Jill) Anderson, Brian Anderson (and Emily Kita), Jennifer (and Mark) Umbreit, Katie (and Justin) Schram, Amy (and Jed) Retherford, Conor Anderson (and Rachel Noggle), Jason (and Emily) Anderson, Sarah (and Jonathan) Tishler and Matthew Hendrickson (and Breanne Doroff); five great grandchildren, Jonah, Meredith, Joseph, Zophia and Isabelle; one sister, Paralee Lamberty of Cannon Falls; his mother in law, Evelyn Streeter of New Hope; and other relatives and many friends.
      He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Eva Jane Matthies; and his father in law, Earl B. Streeter.

Memorial Video for Keith
 


Guest Book Memories Will Be Recorded Below

Name:
Michele White
Email:
micheleawhite@comcast.net
Date:
Wednesday August 20, 2008

Memories

Aunt Lorraine and Family, I wish we could help ease your pain in the loss of Uncle Keith, but please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Keith was a very good and kind man and he will be missed. Love, Brian, Michele, Keegan and Keira

Name:
Darla Kokoschke
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Date:
Monday August 18, 2008

Memories

Sorry, Lori, that I was not able to see you in person to extend my sympathies. Keith was such an active part of Jefferson School. He had many friends, both staff and students, here. We will surely miss his visits. God's strength and peace to you.

Name:
Steve Jellinger
Email:
sajellifish@charter.net
Date:
Sunday August 17, 2008

Memories

Lori & family- I am deeply saddened to learn of your loss. I have many fine memories of the many years I worked with Lori at FMS. Also the years at FHS with Dave. Not to mention the MANY staff parties visiting with Keith (everyone enjoying his popcorn).Our thoughts are with you and your fine family. Steve & Deb Jellinger and family

Name:
Karen Jaeger
Email:
birdshore@cox.net
Date:
Saturday August 16, 2008

Memories

Lori and Family: I'm so sorry to learn of Keith's passing. However, I know he had a loving, caring family surrounding him. My prayers and thoughts are with all of you. May God's unending love surround you and comfort you during this difficult time.

Name:
Mike and Sherry Anders
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Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

Memories

My wife and I send our deepest sympathy in the loss of your Father. A life has passed, but the memories will continue.

Name:
Nick Wiesen
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Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

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Mike, My sincerest sympathy on the loss of your father. Susan and I will include you and your family in our prayers.

Name:
Sean Dare
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Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

Memories

Mike, My prayers are with you and your family. Sincerely, Sean Dare

Name:
John Elsea
Email:
john.elsea@tpec.com
Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

Memories

Cathy and I send our deepest sympathy to you and your family during this difficult time. Angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hands of God.

Name:
Rick Arthur
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Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

Memories

Mike and family, sorry for your loss.