Linda D. Anderson, age 71, went to be with the Lord on November 4, 2020.
A private family graveside service will be held Friday, November 20, 2020 at the Pelican Lake Cemetery of rural Ashby. Erickson-Smith Funeral Home of Elbow Lake is assisting the family. www.ErickosnSmithfh.com
Linda Denise was born October 7, 1949 in Fort Worth Texas to Glenn and Jewell Alexander. She graduated from Trona High School in Trona, California, then moved to Ridgecrest, California. She married Floyd Anderson on August 10, 1970. In 1988, Linda and Floyd moved to Ashby, Minnesota where she lived with Floyd until his passing in 2009. They were married for 39 years. After Floyd’s death, Linda moved to Pine City, Minnesota and lived there until health reasons required her move into Walker Methodist Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Linda was very creative and artistic. She enjoyed painting, sewing, and making porcelain dolls.
Linda is survived by her daughter, Pam and husband David Pearson; stepdaughter, Eileen and her husband Rick Hazen; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister and husband, Paula and Mike Paradise, brother and his wife Aaron and Maria Alexander, and sister and her husband Cassie and Gary Steadman.
Linda was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Anderson, parents Glenn and Jewell Alexander and brother Larry Alexander.