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July 21, 1927 – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Service Information
Buffalo United Methodist Church, Buffalo, MN
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
11:00 AM

Visitation Information
Buffalo United Methodist Church, Buffalo, MN
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
9-11 AM

Warren E. Anderson, 87, of Buffalo, MN, passed away March 24, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital in Shakopee, MN.

Warren was born to J. Edward and Clara (Gustafson) Anderson on July 21, 1927 in Marysville Township. Warren graduated from Buffalo High School and attended St. Cloud Teachers College until he enlisted in the US Navy in 1944. He served in both WWII and the Korean War. On May 1, 1953, he was married to Ione Posthumus in Silver Creek, MN. They were blessed with three children. He was employed for over 25 years at MTS Systems in Eden Prairie. He also worked at the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School District. He enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles and spending time with his family.

Warren is survived by his children, David (Robin) Anderson of Buffalo, MN and Cathy (Lance) Breyer of Elko, MN; nephew, Merlin (Ruth) Swanson of Buffalo; sisters-in-law, Betty Johnson of Monticello, MN, Donna (James) Bergquist of Plymouth, MN, Ruthann Dixon of Waxahachie, TX and Karen (Richard) Larson of New Brighton, MN. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ione; son, Douglas Anderson; sister and brother-in-law, Lois and Marvin Swanson; sister, Ruth (infant); and brothers-in-law, Myron Johnson and Max Dixon.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 31 at the Buffalo United Methodist Church, Buffalo, MN. Visitation will begin 2 hours prior to the service. Interment will be at the Lakeview Cemetery, Silver Creek, MN.

2 Guestbook Entries

  1. Maxine and Donald Manthei

    Our most sincere sympathy to all.

  2. Mike Mrosko

    It has been quite a journey over the past many months – and in the midst of sorrow, I hope you will see many blessings as well.
    Your friends/team at GE are thinking of you, praying for you, and grieving for/with you!
    All my best to you in the days ahead!


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