Source: The Seattle Times Thursday January 24, 2008
Complete obit. No photo with obit.
EMIL A (BUD) ANDERSON September 4, 1923 - January 18, 2008
BUD was born in Bismarck, North Dakota to EMIL and ORRA ANDERSON and passed away in Edmonds, Washington at Stevens Hospital.
BUD is survived by his wife of 62 years, IRENE ANDERSON and rheir children: ARLA FRENCH (husband RICHARD), BRUCE ANDERSON and CHERYLL ISHAM; five grandchildren SHAUN BANDAZY (husband TODD), CARRIE SIMMONS (husband JON), BRIAN FRENCH (wife AMOURA), AMBER ISHAM and KELSEY ANDERSON; four great grandchildren: FRANK SIMMONS, ANTHONY SIMMONS, JOSHUA BANDAZY and JORDAN BANDAZY.
BUD served in the U. S. Navy as a pharmacist mate first class, during World War II. He married IRENE GRAF, February 17, 1946. BUD worked as a crane operator for 32 years and retired December 1985.
Funeral services will be held at Purdy and Walters at Floral Hills (409 Filbert Road, Lynnwood, Washington) on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 1:00 p.m.