Della M. Anderson, 98, formerly of 418 Greeves Street, Kane, died early Sunday morning, July 14, 2019 at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born January 20, 1921 in Warren, she was the daughter of Jerome C. and Dessie N. LaShure Paul. On June 29, 1940 in Philadelphia, she married William O. Anderson, who died April 21, 1992.
Della was a secretary for the Kane Area School District for 26 years. She was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Kane, where she served on many boards and committees and taught Sunday School. She was a member of the Kane Garden Club, serving as both president and vice president; worked with the Kane Food Pantry, and enjoyed travel, gardening and camping with her husband.
Surviving are a son, the rev. Dennis P. Anderson of Eustis, Fla., grandsons Scott and Bryan Anderson, a sister Ruth Hanrahan in New Mexico, and a daughterinlaw Jean Anderson of Philadelphia. Great grandchildren Taylor, Evan, Elena and Bryce Anderson also survive.
She is preceded in death, besides her husband and parents, by her son, Dr. William P. Anderson, sisters Elaine Cahall and Louise Robertson, and a brother Lloyd Paul.
Friends may call on Friday from 5:00 until 7:00 at the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane, and may attend a service there at 11:00 on Saturday with the reverends Bruce Kumher and Bob Lynch, both of the First Baptist Church, coofficiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Kane.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the National Autism Association, One Park Avenue Suite 1, Portsmouth, RI 02871.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonald funeralhome.com