Richard R. "Dick" Anderson
Richard R. “Dick” Anderson, 59, Ft. Madison, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City.
Friends may call after 1 p.m. Monday, May 20, at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in Donnellson where the family will meet with friends from 5 to 7 p.m.
A memorial has been established in his memory.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhome.com. The Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in Farmington is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Born June 9, 1953 in Rantoul, Ill., he was the son of Leroy and Shirley (Laws) Anderson.
He worked as a tree trimmer for Mike’s Tree Service. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He was active in Alcoholics Anonymous, drug court and he was a hard worker.
Survivors include his mother, Shirly Anderson of Ottumwa; two sons, Jason (Jenny) Anderson of Keokuk, and Jeremy (Nikki) Anderson of Stockport; seven grandchildren; special friend, Megan McMillan; four sisters, Debbie Anderson; Terri (Don) Prince from Missouri, Julie Cohn from Texas and Kim Saubers from Texas; and one brother, Eric Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his father.