Albert A. Anderson, 86, of Decatur, and previously of rural Monroeville, passed away at 10:28 a.m. on Monday, March 12, 2012, at his residence.
Albert was born on Tuesday, June 2, 1925, in Adams County, the son of the late William and Edna (Gibson) Anderson.
He married the late Charlotte P. Gehringer on April 20, 1946; she passed away on July 22, 1992.
Albert retired from farming and retired from Kaiser Chemical Company in the 1980's as a manager.
Surviving are his daughter, Diane L. (William) Kitzmiller of Fort Wayne; daughter Judy K. (Chris) Eldridge of Fort Wayne; daughter Beth A. Anderson,of Fort Wayne; daughter Annie M. Hayes of Livermore, Calif.; sister Nellie McClure of Oklahoma; sister, Betty Lehrman of Decatur; brother Floyd Anderson of Yoder, Ind.; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Preceding Albert in death were one sister, Mary Kaiser; three brothers, Robert and Johnny Anderson, and David Anderson, age 16.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 15, in Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel, Monroeville.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 16, also at the funeral home, with Rev. Dan York officiating. Burial will follow in the Monroeville Memorial Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.