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Information for Dora Hay Anderson
9 October, 1904
30 September, 1985
From the Idaho Press-Tribune

October, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Dora Anderson

     Services for Dora H. Anderson, 89, of Parma, who died Monday, Sept. 30, at her home of natural causes, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at Dakan Funeral Chapel of Parma.  Her grandsons, the Rev. Gary Worthington and Butch Mazza will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Parma Cemetery.
     Mrs. Anderson was born July 21, 1896, at Racine, Wis., the daughter of Edwin and Lena Hay.  Her parents died while she was a child and she was adopted and raised by George and Floy Goracke in Phillips County in Kansas.  She married Barton Lane Anderson on Nov. 10, 1920, at Phillipsburg, Kan.  They lived in western Nebraska and later in Kansas before moving to Parma in December of 1949.  They had lived in the Parma area since that time.  They retired in 1961.  Mr. Anderson died in December of 1983.  She was a member of the Parma Church of the Nazarene.
     She is survived by one son, Mark Anderson of Fraser, British Columbia, Canada; two daughters, Mary Worthington of Benson, Aria., and Muriel Martin of Parma; 17 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by a son, Jesse, three grandchildren, five brothers and three sisters.
     Friends may call at the chapel in Parma today from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Memorials may be made to the Gideon's in care of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell, 83606.