Virginia M. “Ginny” Anderson

Virginia M. “Ginny” Anderson

DeForest-Virginia M. “Ginny” Anderson, age 93, passed away on Monday, May 19, 2014 at The Willows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Sun Prairie.

She was born on February 20, 1921 in De Pere, WI to Henry and Anna DeNoble. She married Edward “Cubby” Anderson on November 22, 1945 and together they raised five children in DeForest. Ginny was very active at St. Olaf’s Catholic Church, and in the community. She had many hobbies including bowling, baking, bicycling, and gardening. She was a woman of strong faith who loved her family and her church.

Ginny is survived by her children Sue (Bill) Tomer, Carol (Duane) Hermsdorf, and Denny Anderson (Nicole); grandchildren: Brenda, Lori, Tony, Tiffany, Kerri, Jason, Jeremy, Chad, Severn, and Kendra; 7 step-grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild. She is further survived by her sister Catherine Monfils; daughters-in-law Kathy, Marilyn, and Lee; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Cubby; sons Edward and David; granddaughter Heather Rae; her sisters Viola, Stella, Genevieve, and brother Hank.

Ginny’s family wishes to thank The Willows and Agrace HospiceCare for their loving care and support provided.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Olaf’s Catholic Church.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at ST. OLAF’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 623 Jefferson St. DeForest, at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Robert Butz Presiding. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Burial will follow at ST. OLAF’S CEMETERY.