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Una Anderson - March 28, 2012


rand Island, formerly of Axtell, died Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Tiffany Square Retirement in Grand Island.
Una was born Aug. 10, 1935, in Hastings to Henry and Ella (Nolte) Stade.
She grew up in the Lowell area and attended country school District 1. They moved to Kearney in 1948 and she graduated from Kearney High in 1953.
On Nov. 27, 1955, she married Wesley Anderson. They made their home in Axtell.
She was the head cook for the Axtell Public Schools for 15 years. She retired in 1983.
She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Minden.
She enjoyed quilting, sewing, collecting carnival glass, antique tractors and flower and vegetable gardening. They also owned and operated Yule Tree Farms, growing and selling Christmas trees.
Survivors include her daughter, Valerie Hedgecock and husband, Dan, of Grand Island; sons, Chuck Anderson and wife, Billi, of Columbus, Mike Anderson and wife, Becky, of Grand Island and Steve Anderson and wife, Robin, of Fort Calhoun; eight grandchildren and a sister, Lorna Hartman and husband, Butch, of Lowell.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Wesley, who died in 2004.
Funeral services were April 2 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Minden with the Rev. Donald Becker officiating.
Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Axtell.
Memorials are suggested to the Arthritis Foundation or the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Minden.
Layton-Craig Funeral Home of Minden was in charge of arrangements.