Arvid ” Ted” Anderson, of Grasston, died at his home on Tuesday, March 16, 2010. He was 81 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at Rock – Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham on Saturday, March 20, at 11:30 A.M. with Rev. William Tuominen officiating.
VISITATION will be 1 hour prior to the service on Saturday.
INTERMENT will be at 11:30 A.M. on Friday, March 26, 2010, at Fort Snelling National Cemetary in Minneapolis. Family and friends attending the interment should gather at Assembly Area #2.
Arvid “Ted” Anderson, Age 81, of Grasston, passed away peacefully at home March 16, 2010, one day after his 58th anniversary to his loving wife Estelle.
Born in Evanston, IL, Ted (Arvid) spent much of his youth living with his grandparents Victor and Anna Hannula in Van Buskirk (near Hurley), WI.
Arvid served in WW II. At age 17, he joined the US Navy and served aboard the USS Coral Sea and USS Sea Bonet.
Arvid loved his family, farm and lake home. As an avid educator, he enjoyed a career teaching high school farm, shop and adult agriculture at several Minnesota school districts. He especially loved his dear grandchildren.
Arvid is preceded in death by his parents Arvid and Mayme and his brother, Robert (Sharon) Anderson. Survived by wife, Estelle, children, Claude (Jane), Kathy, Jon (Judy), and David, grandchildren, Jenny (Brian) Johnson, Nathan, Ingrid and Margaret. He is also survived by a sister Dorothy (Kenneth) Lindblom and brother Thomas (Lois) Anderson.