2012-10-17 / Obituaries

Wilbert H. Anderson McConnellsburg, 85

Wilbert Herman Anderson, 85, McConnellsburg, died Monday, October 15, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown, Md.

He was born in Mc- Keesport, Pa., on August 16, 1927, the son of the late Herman and Elna (Elstrum) Anderson.

He worked as a truck driver at Hamil Express, Pittsburgh, Pa., before retiring.

He served in the Merchant Marines during World War II. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating throughout his life.

He is survived by his daughter, Lynn A. Miller of McConnellsburg; and a son, Roy H. Anderson of Harrison City. He is also survived by his former wife, Alma (Holst) Anderson of Shirleysburg; two grandaughters: Korin Trumpie of Emporium, Pa., and Tara Anderson of Harrison City, Pa.; grandson Troy Anderson of Harrison City, Pa., and two greatgrandsons: Gage and Cole Trumpie of Emporium, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Milton Anderson.

Funeral services will be private.

Arrangements are by Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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