Wesley Harold Anderson

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Funeral services for Wesley Anderson, 95, of the Ingham Lake and High Lake area, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at United Methodist Church in Graettinger. Rev. Michael L. Shaffer will officiate the service.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church in Graettinger.

Interment will take place at High Lake Cemetery in Wallingford.

Wesley passed away Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Lakeside Lutheran Home in Emmetsburg.

Wesley Harold Anderson, the son of Olen and Carrie (Johnson) Anderson, was born Aug.31, 1913, in Wallingford.

He received his education in the Violet Dale County School east of Wallingford.

On June 15, 1943, Wesley was united in marriage to L. Irene Lundgren. The couple made their home and raised their family in the Ingham Lake and High Lake area since 1944. Wesley worked for Emmet County Secondary Road Maintenance for 27 years. He was also employed with the Emmet County Conservation Board and Wolden Park.

Wesley was a member of the United Methodist Church in Graettinger.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sisters and brothers: Christina Leeson, Cleo Lammers, Edna Berven, Jesse, Emmet and Harvey Anderson

Wesley is survived by his wife of 65 years, Irene of Wallingford; three children: Wayne Anderson and his wife, Karen of Graettinger, Ramona Fleck and her husband, Austin "Bud" of Spencer, and Joyce Brown and her husband, Tyrone of Kingwood, Texas; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.