Name: Ward Eugene Anderson
From: The Vincennes Sun-Commercial,
Date: Thursday, February 8, 2001
Ward Eugene Anderson, 70, 501 Hart. St., Apt 206, died at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 6, 2001 at this home.
Born Feb. 27, 1930 in Vincennes, he was the son of Willard E. and Sylvia [sic] (Allen) Anderson.
He had worked as a truck driver and was a member of the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He served on the American Legion VFW firing squad and was a past chef de gare of the 40 et 8.
Survivors include three daughters, Sandy Purvis of Lakeland, Fla., Linda Walsh of McLean, Va., and Kim Winbigler of Annapolis, Md.; a son, Ward E. Anderson Jr. of Raleigh, N.C., a companion, Margaret Ann Whitmer of Vincennes; a brother, Alvis Anderson of Vincennes; and eight grandchildren. A sister is deceased.
The funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Goodwin Funeral Home with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday.