Jane R. Anderson, age 71, of Dodgeville, passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at her home, following an apparent heart attack.

Jane was born on January 23, 1942 in Dodgeville to Marvin and Ruth (Alvstad) Anderson. She was a 1960 graduate of the Dodgeville High School and attended Luther College for Bookkeeping. She worked at Corner Drug in Dodgeville before becoming a bookkeeper at Monroe Beauty Supply in Madison where she worked for many years. She then moved to Dallas, TX where she was bookkeeper at Southwest Art Gallery for 15 years. Jane returned to Dodgeville to care for her parents in the late 1990’s. Her passion was for horses and cats. She was a member and avid supporter of many Animal Rescue Shelters and Societies including North Shore Animal League, Operation Kindness and the Black Hills Horse Sanctuary. She also enjoyed genealogy and volunteered at the Iowa County Historical Society.

She was preceded in death by her father, Marvin on December 18, 1999 and her mother, Ruth on August 30, 2003.

Jane is survived by family and many special friends.

Memorial services will be planned for a later date. Memorials will be used to support Jane’s favorite charities.