Jerry W. Anderson, 62, of McPherson, passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, surrounded by family at his home in McPherson. He was the Lead Machine Operator in the Siding Department at CertainTeed Corporation, working there for 20 years.
Jerry was born on December 3, 1953, in Evansville, Indiana, the son of Ned and Ruth (Young) Anderson. He graduated from Lindsborg High School. Jerry served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars. On May 9, 1981, he was united in marriage to Patricia Debenham in Abilene, KS.
Survivors include: wife, Patty Anderson of the home; two sons, Thomas Anderson of McPherson, KS and Cody Anderson of McPherson, KS; sister, Debra Anderson of Peabody, KS; brother-in-law, Steve Debenham (Shelly) of Abilene, KS; sister-in-law, Sharon Burt (Tim) of Abilene, KS; brother-in-law, David Debenham (Glenda) of Topeka, KS; and sister-in-law, Barbara Morton of Gove, KS.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ned Anderson and Ruth Price.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 12, 2016, at Roxbury United Parish, Roxbury, KS with Pastor Nancy Modin officiating. Burial will follow at the Valley View Cemetery, Roxbury, KS. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday, January 11, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
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