|Sanford M. Anderson, 95|
|Written by TRF Times|
Thief River Falls - Sanford Morris Anderson, 95, died at the CNC Unit, Northwest Medical Center in Thief River Falls on Friday, January 13, 2006.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 17, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Thief Lake, with Pastor Curt Matz officiating. Casket bearers included Floyd Jesme, Elmer Melby, Jim Avron, John Melby, Harry Scramstad, Lowell Scramstad and Harold Brandon. Interment was held at Our Savior’s Church Cemetery in Thief Lake.
Sanford Morris Anderson, the son of the late Severt and Nellie (Severson) Anderson, was born on March 12, 1910, in Thief Lake Township of Marshall County, near Middle River. He attended school and grew to manhood there, and was baptized and confirmed at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church near his home. He remained a life-long member of the church. Sanford lived and farmed in Como Township near Thief Lake with his brother, Andrew and sister, Clarice for many years. In December of 1980, he moved to Thief River Falls, and since this past March, resided at the C.N.C. Unit of Northwest Medical Center.
He is survived by several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Sanford was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Clifford, Lawrence, Andrew, and George; and two sisters, Nora and Clarice. A00003B2006JA18