Jeffery A. Anderson, age 52, of Owen, passed away at his home on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 surrounded by his family and friends under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Owen. Father Janusz Kowalski will officiate. Family and friends are welcome from 5:00 PM until time of service Tuesday at the church.
Jeff was born on March 17, 1962 in Stanley, the son of George and Ann (Fitzl) Anderson. He attended Thorp High School. Jeff was united in marriage to Wendy Wilson in Owen. They later divorced.
He drove truck for most of his life. Jeff enjoyed fishing, hunting, old cars and talking with anyone he met. Most especially, he loved and enjoyed his grandchildren. In the last few years, he enjoyed being around his family and talking about his family history.
Jeff is survived by his son, Shawn (Britney) Anderson of Dorchester; two grandchildren: Skylar and Conor Anderson; two step-granddaughters: Mia and Aiyana Leichtman; his mother and step-father, Ann (Louis) Chura of Thorp; two brothers: Robert Anderson of Tulsa, TX and Louis Chura, Jr. of Stanley; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, George.