PAW PAW - Roger D. Anderson, 84, of Paw Paw passed away Jan. 28, 2020 at Heritage Health, Mendota.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota with Rev. Ken Foster officiating. Burial will be at Waltham Cemetery. Visitation will be for one hour prior to services.
Roger was born June 16, 1935 in LaSalle to Charles and Ava (Thomson) Anderson. He married Kathy Minor in 2005 in Paw Paw.
Survivors include his wife of Paw Paw; one brother, Arthur (Corinne) Anderson of Plano; three stepsons, Kevin Hawbaker of Mendota and Randy Minor and Karl Hawbaker, both of Paw Paw; four step-grandchildren, Allison Hawbaker and John Hawbaker, both of Mendota and Kendall Hawbaker and Mackenna Hawbaker, both of Paw Paw; three nephews, Eric Anderson, Timothy Anderson and Heath Anderson; one niece, Marsha Spidle; three step-nieces, Kelli, Kara and Kay; one sister-in-law, Patty (Dave) Lange; one brother-in-law, Randy Modglin; and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Peggy and Hank Williams.
Roger was a 1953 graduate of Mendota High School. He worked in the farm shop at Del Monte for 40 years. He was a member of the Mendota Elks Lodge, Mendota Moose Lodge and Mendota VFW Post 4079. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Memorials may be directed to the family or the donor’s choice.