Lela Anderson

Tuesday, June 15, 2004

Lela Geraldine Anderson, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 14, 2004, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center.

She was born Aug. 7, 1917, at Piedmont, Mo., daughter of Walter and Letha Powers Asberry. She and Carl A. Anderson were married Oct. 7, 1962, in St. Charles, Ill. He died in 1984.

Anderson lived in Waukegan and Gurnee, Ill., moving to Cape Girardeau in 1992. She had been a teller and instructor with First National Bank in Waukegan. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Cape Girardeau, and Order of Eastern Star in Waukegan.

Survivors include a nephew, Walter Wilson of Maryland Heights, Mo.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 9 to 11 a.m. today.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. Paul Kabo Jr. officiating. Graveside service will be at 3 p.m. today in Masonic Cemetery at Piedmont.