1946 - 2012
M i l t o n - F r e e w a t e r resident, Andy Anderson,
66, passed away October 22, 2012, at Providence St. Mary
Medical Center. Andy was born June 1, 1946, in Walla Walla, to
Everett and Ruby Sannar Anderson. He attended high
school in Tucson, Arizona, then enlisted in the Marine
Corps. He also served in the Air National Guard and
Army National Guard.
On February 14, 1981, he and Rosalie Jensen
married in Walla Walla. He was a forklift driver for
Continental Can Company until they closed in 1998.
He then worked at Boise Cascade until retirement in
Andy was an avid fisherman, horseman and
woodworker. He loved the family’s three special
dogs, Baxter, Shiloh and Annie.
Andy is survived by his wife, Rosalie, at their
home; a daughter, Doreen Anderson of Walla Walla;
a son, Lance Bray; his mother, Ruby Dunnigan of
Tucson, Arizona; two sisters: Laura Anderson of
Madison, Wisconsin and Linda McKey of Desert Hot
Springs, California and one granddaughter, Emma
O’Harrow of Milton-Freewater. He was preceded in
death by his father, Everett Anderson.
The funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday,
October 29, 2012, at Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt,
1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla, Washington.
The graveside service with military honors will follow
in Mountain View Cemetery, 2120 S. 2nd Avenue, Walla
Walla. Pastor Gary Casey of CenterPointe will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Mountain
Humane Society through the funeral home.
Friends may write memories and sign the
online guestbook at www.mountainview-colonialdewitt.com.