Alvin Stanley ANDERSON
Alvin Stanley ANDERSON
  • October 29, 1930 - April 19, 2017
  • Bedford, Texas

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Alvin S. Anderson passed away on April 19, 2017, at the age 86, in Bedford Texas after suffering from declining health. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mavis along with children Valerie Bush (John), Colin Anderson (Pat), Janelle Bartlett (Pat), and Tanja Medley (Mike) along with brother Lee Anderson ( Kathy), 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Elmer and Ruby Anderson as well as brothers Jim and Jerry Anderson, and also Great grand daughter, Natalie Anderson. Al was born in Rockford Illinois, graduated from East High and the University of Illinois School of Pharmacy (Chicago). He served 2 years in the US Army. He was the owner of Anderson Rexall Drugs in Belvidere Illinois and later become president of Boone State Bank-Belvidere. Al and Mavis enjoyed 25 years together in Arizona before moving to Bedford, Texas. Al never met a stranger, loved to serve his customers no matter the effort and reveled in spending time with his family and friends. Donations to the Wounded Warrior Project are suggested in lieu of flowers.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 11:00 am at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 852 Bedford Euless Road, Hurst, Tx.