- February 11, 1948 - April 15, 2006
of Larry's Passing
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Larry N. Anderson, age 58, of Willmar, died Saturday, April 15, at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar.
Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar with Rev. Steven Knudson officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar.
Larry Neil Anderson was born February 11, 1948, in Willmar, the son of M. Loren and Lurline (Nelson) Anderson. He grew up in rural Willmar, attended the Goldenrod School and graduated from Willmar High School in 1966. He attended Mankato State University, graduating with a degree in sociology. On April 5, 1975, he married June Johnson. He lived in the Twin Cities, where he owned and operated several restaurants. On February 14, 1992, he married Julie Cross. He was a member of Vinje Lutheran Church. In 1999, he returned to Willmar and began work for Willmar Electric.
He is survived by two children, Emily Anderson of Minneapolis and Christopher Anderson of New York City; two brothers, John (and Mari) Anderson of Willmar and Kevin (and Wendy) Anderson of Cary, North Carolina, and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.