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James T. Anderson

March 3, 1917 June 2, 2018
James T. Anderson
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Obituary for James T. Anderson

Of Prospect Heights 

James T. Anderson was born on March 3, 1917 in Minneapolis to Albert and Dorothea (nee Roper) Anderson. He died June 2, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. 

After serving in the Pacific Campaign on a Navy tanker during World War II, Jim worked as a flour broker for ConAgra Foods and Chicago Sweeteners until retiring at the age of 82.  He attended daily Mass at St. Alphonsus Liguori, Wheeling, where he ushered on Sundays and helped to manage the food pantry. An avid storyteller with many friends, he liked to golf and loved being with his family. 

James is survived by his wife of 76 years, Antionette “Toni” (nee Russo), whom he married on November 22, 1941 at St. Francis Xavier Church in Wilmette, IL; children, Susan (the late Larry Robinson) Anderson and Thomas (Janis) Anderson; grandchildren, Sumie (Denise) Abdishi, Stephen Anderson, and Stacey (Kevin) Klein; great-grandchildren Brittany, Tyler, Zachary Abdishi, Sophia and Sara Klein. 

He was preceded in death by his siblings, May (the late Elmer) Lohmann, Robert (the late Laura) Anderson, Jean (the late Arthur) Rausch and Bud Anderson; as well as his parents. 

Visitation Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 9:30 am until time of Mass at 10:30 am at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, 411 N. Wheeling Road, Prospect Heights, IL 60070.  Interment Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, IL. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church. Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFuneralHome.com or (847) 253-0168.


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Visitation

Thursday

7

Jun

9:30 AM 6/7/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 6/7/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church

411 N. Wheeling Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church
411 N. Wheeling Road Prospect Heights 60070 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Thursday

7

Jun

10:30 AM 6/7/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church

411 N. Wheeling Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church
411 N. Wheeling Road Prospect Heights 60070 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Calvary Cemetery Final Resting Place

301 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

301 Chicago Avenue Evanston 60201 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church

411 N. Wheeling Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
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