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Elnora E. Anderson, 91

Jul 24, 2010

Elnora Anderson

Fairmont — Services for Elnora E. Anderson, age 91, of Fairmont, was held July 17, 2010, at Bethel Evangelical Free Church, Fairmont. Interment was in Riverside Cemetery, in Winnebago.

Lakeview Funeral Home, in Fairmont, was in charge of arrangements.

Elnora Ellen (Sheplee) Anderson was born on Feb. 7, 1919, in Clarion, Iowa, the daughter of John and Naoma (Shuey) Sheplee. She graduated from Huntley High School and furthered her education at Mankato Business College.

On Nov. 14, 1937, Elnora was united in marriage to Keith M. Anderson at the Baptist Parsonage, in Huntley. The couple resided in rural Huntley until Keith retired from farming in 1987. Along with being a farm wife, Elnora worked as a secretary at Huntley High School. The couple shared 63 years together before Keith passed away on April 26, 2001.

Left to cherish her memory include her son, Terry (Susan) Anderson; daughter, Joyce (Jim) Wetzler; grandchildren, Karin Anderson, Terry (April) Anderson, Jr., Brandon (Kelli) Anderson, Josh Anderson, Austia Anderson and Matt; great-grandchildren, Karter, Kelsey, Byron, Trevor, Aaryn, Wyatt, Cami, Skylar, JJ, Kamden, Vitaly and Lucy; great-great-granddaughter, Kiendra; sisters, Joan Schultz and Paula (Dick) Worsley; many other relatives and friends.

Along with her parents, John and Naoma Sheplee, Elnora is preceded in death by her husband, Keith Anderson; and brother, Gerry Sheplee.