ANDERSON – Ernest (Lamar) Anderson died at the Calgary General Hospital, Bow Valley Centre on July 17, 1989 at the age of 62 years.
He was born at Excel, Alberta on August 24, 1926.
He was raised in the Oyen/Excel area where he resided until 1952 at which time he and his wife Margaret moved to the Cessford area where they raised their family and in 1974 they moved to Eckville, Alberta.
He was predeceased by a sister Irene in 1948,?a brother Ronald in 1972, his mother Elsie in 1982 and his father Ezekiel in 1989.
Surviving are his wife Margaret his children Kay Schmidt (AI), Lyle (Phyllis), Clifford (Phyllis) Dahl, Jean MacGregor (John), Donna Stoddart (Gerry) and, Wayne (Patti) and seven granddaughters and seven grandsons. He is also survived by four brothers, two sisters and three sisters-in-law and their families.
Memorial services were held in the Eckville Community Hall, Friday July 21 at 2:00 p.m. under the direction of Reverend John Yoos and Reverend Drew Burand. In lieu of flower donations may be made either to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 1207 – 11 Ave. S.W., Calgary, or the Alberta Heart and Stroke Foundation, 825 – Park Road S.E., Calgary.
Brooks Bulletin July 21, 1989 Roll 47 Image 925