Mary Anderson, 1912-2016

Published 9:00 am Sunday, May 8, 2016

Memorial services for Mary H. Anderson, 103, of Albert Lea will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. The Rev. Kent Otterman will officiate. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may greet the family one hour prior to the service at the Funeral Home. Online condolences are welcome at

Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson

Mary died Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at Good Samaritan Society of Albert Lea.

Mary H. Anderson was born on Aug. 23, 1912, in Glenville, to Theodore and Donna (Wardall) Knudtson.  Mary graduated from Albert Lea High School. She was married to Archie Anderson on Sept. 12, 1930, in Glenville. She was a member of First Methodist Church of Albert Lea. She enjoyed crafts, embroidery and travel to visit family.

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Mary is survived by her son, David (Phyllis) Anderson; 10 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Archie; daughters Priscilla and Karen; sisters Bessie and Margaret; and brothers Frederick, Donald and Max.