Richard Anderson to turn 85

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Richard R. Anderson, 206 4th, Matherville, will be 85 on Nov. 19, 2010. He was born Nov. 19, 1925 in Rock Island. There will be an open house held in his honor at the Boden Church on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 1 - 3 p.m. No gifts.

Richard was reared and educated in Rock Island. He married Jean Caffery on Feb. 15, 1945 in Rock Island. He retired in 1981 from Oscar Mayer. Anderson is a former Matherville mayor and was a member of Merchant Marines. He is a member of Boden Church. He likes to work in his garden, go bowling and do woodworking.

His children’s names are Kathy White of Aledo, and Rick Anderson of Rock Island. Grandchildren’s names are Wade, Jeremy, Clint, Scott, Kyle and Tim.

Great-grandchildren’s names are: Brittany, Alysea, Angel, Ashton and Kylee.