Carl L. Anderson
In Our Care…
Stewartsville, MO…….Carl L. Anderson, 77, of Stewartsville, Mo., passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Laverna Village, in St. Joseph, Mo.
Memorial service will be held with Military Honors, at Turner Family Funeral Home, Stewartsville, Mo. on Tuesday, July 31 at 11 a.m., with Pastor Paul Zimmerman officiating.
Visitation will be held on Monday July 30, at Turner Family Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m.
A private family inurnment will follow at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Turner Family Funeral Home of Stewartsville, Mo.
Carl was born in Maryville, Missouri, to Milan P. and Velma M. (Giffin) Anderson, on November 17, 1940. On July 23, 1967, he married Sherry Bollinger in Union Star, Mo. They celebrated 51 years together.
Carl earned a Masters Degree and taught Industrial Arts for much of his career, serving for over 25 years in the Stewartsville C-2 School District. He was a long time member of American Legion Post #508, having served his nation two years in the U.S. Army.
Carl is survived by his wife Sherry, of the home, two children: Rae Lynn Stroud, of St Joseph, and Ryan (Tracy) Anderson, of Stewartsville, two grandchildren: Kaylea and Stevie, siblings: Roger (Billie Jean) Anderson, Graham, Mo., Lois (David Crooks) Anderson, Guilford, Mo., Lila O’Riley, Graham, Mo., and Dennis (Agnes) Anderson, Barnard, Mo., and many other relatives and a host of friends who knew him as,”Meter.”
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son in law, Stephen Stroud.
Carl was a good friend and a beloved dad and grandpa. He was a bit ornery, always smiling.
Memorial contributions may be made to: American Legion Post #508, Stewartsville, in care of the funeral home.