Re: Obit lookup for Anna Rose Anderson, obit date April 2, 2003, Janesville Gazette
Janesville Gazette Thursday, April 3, 2003.
Anna Rose "Peggy" Patrick-Anderson, age 104, died Tues., April 1, 2003, in Asta Nursing HOme, Rockford, IL. She was born on Aug. 4, 1898, in Green County, WI, daughter of Carl and Elizabeth (Steinman) Blazer. She lived in Beloit 56 years, since 1947, coming here from Janesville, Wi. Peggy married Ray R. Patrick on Nov. 28, 1923, in Rockford,IL. For many years they lived on the Thornton Road farm, her family's farm in LaPrairie Township, in Janesville, WI. After moving to Beloit, Peggy was active member of the Second Congregational Church. With her husband she participated in many Masonic and Shrine activities. She also belonged to Wimodasis, Phoenix Chapter #215 of the Eastern Star, Daughters of the Eastern Star and Daughters of the Nile in Madison, WI. After Ray Patrick's death in March, 1969, Peggy continued with many volunteer activities in Beloit. She later married Harold "Andy" Anderson on Aug. 6. 1981. They spent winters in Spring Hill, FL, and enjoyed traveling throughout the Caribbean. He predeceased her on Oct. 12, 1987. Peggy was a homemaker and a member of Second Congregational Church, and attended the First Baptist Church, Beloit, WI. She was a member of the R.S.V.P. and very active in volunteer work, volunteering at both Grinnell Hall Senior Citizens Center and at the morning breakfast program for school children. Peggy was an honorary life member of Treble Clef Music Club of Beloit, WI, For 15 years Peggy lived at the Scoville Center, Beloit, WI, and had lived with her daughter, Sue, in Rockford,IL, since 2001.
Peggy is survived by a daughter, Sue Patrick of Rockford, IL; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husbands and her parents.
The funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Fri., April 4, 2003, at HANSEN FUNERAL HOME, 424 Prospect St., Beloit, WI, with Rev. Gene Van Galder, Pastor of the First Baptist Church, officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Eastlawn Cemetery, Beloit, WI. Memorials would be appreciated to the Morning Star Lodge #10, F&AM or to the Music Scholarship Fund to Treble Clef Music Club, Beloit, WI, c/o Mrs. Sam Paddock, 1870 South West Sherwood Dr., Beloit, WI 53511.