- Local Guide
Edna B. Anderson, 95, Fordham, died Wednesday, April, 25, 2012, at Wellington Heights, Punxsutawney.
She was born Aug. 25, 1916, in Frostburg, a daughter of the late Russell and Elizabeth (Douthit) Means.
June 20, 1938, she married Lorren (P.a.) Anderson, who preceded her in death May 27, 1993.
Mrs. Anderson was a member of the Valier United Methodist Church, and she enjoyed baking, cooking, quilting, bowling and watching the Pirates.
She was the last remaining member of her family.
Surviving relatives include a daughter, June McAfee; two grandsons, Carey McAfee and fiancĂ©e Mindy Smith of Fordham, and Michael McAfee and wife Michelle of Punxsutawney; four great-granddaughters, Lauryn, Afton, Nicole and Teja; a great-grandson, Dereck; and her cat, Troubles.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Alvin Means, and Fred F. Means; three sisters, Luella Walters, Irene Siverling and Mary Kanouff; and a son-in-law, Billy McAfee.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2012, at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2012, at the funeral home with Pastor Bill Young officiating.
Interment will be at Valier Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Andersonâ€™s memory to the Valier Church, Asera Care Hospice, or to the donorâ€™s choice.