July 28, 1939 - October 10, 2013
Leah Doreen Anderson, 74, of Edmond, Oklahoma, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend, went home to be with the Lord October 10, 2013. She was born in Osborne, Kan. July 28, 1939 to Bessie Roberta (Robertson) and James W. Watson. She grew up in Kansas and graduated from Grand Island High School, Grand Island, Neb. She attended Doane College where she studied organ music. It was at Doane that she met the love of her life, Dick Anderson. Leah and Dick were married on July 25, 1959 and they had two sons, Jim and David, and two daughters, Laura and Linda. Leah accompanied the choir on the organ at Trinity Lutheran Church, Grand Island, NE, gave piano lessons and later on played the organ part time at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Edmond, OK. Her love of music has been carried on through her family. Leah was preceded in death by her parents and granddaughter, Megan Leah. She is survived by husband Dick, sons, Jim Anderson and wife Jeanne of Portland, Ore., David Anderson and wife Lisa of Midwest City, Okla.; daughters, Laura Hutcheson and husband Dave of Belleville, Ill., and Linda Anderson of Beaver Dam, Va. and a very special friend Molly Sharp of Beaver Dam, Va.; grandsons, Connor Felch and Jimmy Anderson, granddaughters Jamie Chrysochou, Maggie Felch, and Kayla Anderson; great-grand daughters, Ashleigh Croft, Emily See and Marilyn Tucker; sister-in-law, Jenice Bates and husband Roger of Syracuse, Neb.; and brother-in-law, Bob Anderson and wife Mariann of Geneva, Neb.; cousins, nieces and nephews and friends. All who knew and loved her will dearly miss Leah. Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Edmond, Oklahoma. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013 at the Shickley Public Cemetery. Public visitation will Wednesday, October 16, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Farmer & Son Funeral Home in Geneva, NE Lunch will follow the graveside service at the Zion Lutheran Church in Shickley.
Leah Doreen Anderson, 74, of Edmond, Oklahoma, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend, went home to be with the Lord October 10, 2013. She was born in Osborne, Kan. July 28, 1939 to Bessie Roberta (Robertson) and James... View Obituary & Service Information
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