Walter Earl Anderson
W.E.ANDERSON, 56, of Shiloh Township, Dies
Walter Earl ANDERSON, a carpenter and substitute rural route
mail carrier, died at 12:15 a.m. today *(03 Nov 1942), at his
home in Shiloh township. His age was 56 years, seven months and 15 days.
Funeral services conducted by the Rev. A. B. CLODFELDER and the
Rev. Orlando BRAKEMEYER, will be held Thursday *(5th) at 2 pm. at
the West-Salem church and burial will follow in the nearby cemetery.
*(West-Salem Cemt., Jefferson Co., Shilo Twp., IL.) The body will remain
at Myers Chapel until 2 pm. Wednesday (4th.), then will be taken to the
home, where it will lie in state until the funeral hour.
Mr. ANDERSON was born 18 Mar 1886 in Bement, *(Macon Co.,)IL., the son
of Martin L*(eslie) and Lucinda (ROGERS) ANDERSON. On 11 May 1912 he
was united in marriage with Gertrude WARREN, who survives.
Surviving besides his widow, are two daughters, Mrs. Agnes SADOWSKI of
Decatur and Miss Louise ANDERSON at home, two brothers, Albert of Decatur
and Leslie of West-Salem, IL., one sister, Mrs. Nellie *(m1 EMERT), *(m2)
SNOKE of Okley, IL. *(should be Oakley, IL.) and two grandchildren.
*(his wife Gertrude WARREN, ANDERSON b. 1888 d. 1955 and is burried in
West-Salem Cemt. along with him.)
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Date: Year is 1942
Submitted by: Marcie Davis