Walter Earl Anderson
W.E.ANDERSON, 56, of Shiloh Township, Dies

Walter Earl ANDERSON, a carpenter and substitute rural route 
mail carrier, died at 12:15 a.m. today *(03 Nov 1942), at his 
home in Shiloh township. His age was 56 years, seven months and 15 days.

Funeral services conducted by the Rev. A. B. CLODFELDER and the 
Rev. Orlando BRAKEMEYER, will be held Thursday *(5th) at 2 pm. at 
the West-Salem church and burial will follow in the nearby cemetery. 
*(West-Salem Cemt., Jefferson Co., Shilo Twp., IL.) The body will remain 
at Myers Chapel until 2 pm. Wednesday (4th.), then will be taken to the 
home, where it will lie in state until the funeral hour.

Mr. ANDERSON was born 18 Mar 1886 in Bement, *(Macon Co.,)IL., the son 
of Martin L*(eslie) and Lucinda (ROGERS) ANDERSON. On 11 May 1912 he 
was united in marriage with Gertrude WARREN, who survives.

Surviving besides his widow, are two daughters, Mrs. Agnes SADOWSKI of 
Decatur and Miss Louise ANDERSON at home, two brothers, Albert of Decatur 
and Leslie of West-Salem, IL., one sister, Mrs. Nellie *(m1 EMERT), *(m2) 
SNOKE of Okley, IL. *(should be Oakley, IL.) and two grandchildren.

*(his wife Gertrude WARREN, ANDERSON b. 1888 d. 1955 and is burried in 
West-Salem Cemt. along with him.)

Source: Newspaper and page number not marked
Date: Year is 1942
Submitted by: Marcie Davis

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