Roy Eugene Anderson, age 75, passed away Sunday, December 15, 2019, at his home.
Memorial service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 30, 2019, at Behner Funeral Home with words of comfort by Dan Anderson. Visitation will be prior to the service starting at 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Inurnment will be at a later date.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Indian School Parks or Salina Independent Presbyterian Church. Cards may be mailed to Ranee Fladung, 1555 – 180th Street, Wellman, IA 52356.
Roy was born September 20, 1944, in Mt. Pleasant, IA to Merlyn Dwight and Emma Kay (Smith) Anderson.
Roy graduated Fairfield High School Class of 1962. He lived in the Brighton area and farmed all his life. Roy was also a sales rep for Archer Oil. He would go to farm and livestock auctions so he could visit with other farmers. Roy volunteered to drive the Amish. Some of Roy’s interests were collecting toy tractors, watching old westerns and was a lifelong Iowa Hawkeye fan. He was a member of Salina Independent Presbyterian Church and Farm Bureau.
He is survived by his siblings, Kathleen Anderson of Brighton, IA, Richard (Kim) Anderson of Storm Lake, IA and Robert Anderson of Brighton, IA; nieces and nephews, Ranee (Alan) Fladung, Kaleen Hird, Alisha Hird, Erin Anderson and Kristin Anderson; and one great-niece, Amelia Fladung and one great-nephew, David Fladung.
Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Merlyn and Emma; brother, Roger; and sisters, Elaine Anderson and Phyllis Hird.
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