Wyman Anderson, age 79, of Mentor, MN, passed away on Saturday, August 17th, at Valley Eldercare in Grand Forks, ND. Memorial graveside services and military honors will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 22nd, at First English Cemetery, rural Mentor, with Father Dave Super officiating. Military honors will be conducted by the National Guard Honors Team. Arrangements are with the Carlin Funeral Home of Erskine and messages of condolence may be sent at www.carlinfuneral.com.
Wyman was born March 25, 1940 in the township of Tilden Minnesota to Emil and LaVerne (Bakken) Anderson.
He grew up in Mentor, Minnesota and was a member of First English Lutheran Church. After High School he was drafted and spent 2 ½ years serving his country. He was a member of the American Legion Post #421 in Mentor. Wyman worked at Hansman Indust ries in Stillwater, Minnesota for 47 years.
Wyman married Mary (Beranek) Anderson in 1967. Wyman enjoyed spending time with family and friends, watching all sports, golfing, cars and travel.
Wyman is survived by his three daughters, Kim Anderson, Laura Kelley, Katie Riehle; and 4 grandchildren
Caitlin & John Kelley, Emma & Haley Riehle; one Brother Wayne Anderson; nieces, Terri Venden & Tamara Steffen; one sister Diane Benson; nephew, Jerry Benson; and Rod’s children Tammy, Rod Allen & Dane.
He was preceded in death by his parents Otto and Laverne Bommer; brother, Rodney Anderson; brother- inlaw, Speed Benson and sister in-law Mary Anderson.
He will be dearly missed.