MARILYNN MAE ANDERSON

Marilynn Anderson, of Braham, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at her home.  She was 71 years old.

MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, March 23 , 2012 at the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home of Braham with Rev. Steve Jennisch officiating.

MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service.

Marilynn Mae Anderson, of Braham, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at her home.  She was 71 years old.
Marilynn was born on December 23, 1940 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada to parents Hugh and Mae MacEachern.  After graduating from Balfour Tech in 1958, Marilynn served in the Royal Canadian Air Force for the next two years.  After moving to California in 1960, she began working in construction for the Shell Oil Company.  In 1982 Marilynn moved to Alaska where she worked as a cook and bartender until she retired in 1999.  Marilynn was united in marriage to Paul E. Anderson on September 10, 1988 in Chugiak, Alaska.   Together the couple lived in Alaska until 1999, when they moved to their current home in Braham, Minnesota.
Marilynn loved tending to her many gardens.  She spent many days each summer canning all the fruits and vegetables she grew.  She had such a talent for canning, that she often taught others her canning techniques.  When she wasn’t working in the garden or the kitchen, she loved to spend time on the lakes and rivers fishing.   Marilynn will be dearly missed.
Marilynn is preceded in death by her parents, and step-son Mark Anderson.
She is survived by her loving husband Paul of Braham, children Mike McVeigh of Oklahoma, Brenda Hawkins of Oregon, and Darren McVeigh of California; step-children Dan (Ann) Anderson of Eagle River, Alaska, and Shelly (Jim) Carruba of Chugiak, Alaska; brother Ian (Gwen) MacEachern of Regina, Saskatchewan; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, March 23, 2012 at the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Jennisch officiating.  A  Memorial visitation will be held one hour prior.  Arrangements are by the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home of Braham.

3 guestbook entries for MARILYNN MAE ANDERSON

  1. Paulette Tienery March 22, 2012 at 8:36 am #

    Marilynn will be deeply missed by me. She and Paul both came into my life when I really needed support and love.No words could ever come close to how my feelings are for Marilynn.I wasnt able to come today but I did want to let you all know how deeply Marilynn will be missed.Love to you all at this time of sorrow.

  2. Hollie Swanson June 23, 2012 at 10:09 pm #

    My condolences to the family. It has been a long time since we have seen Paul and Marilyn, and we have many fond memories of family gatherings with them. May God be with you during this time of sorrow. Love, the Swansons

  3. brenda hawkins July 23, 2013 at 12:14 pm #

    love you mommy…..xoxo~~rest in peace~~

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