Born: March 23, 1939
Died: April 27, 2011
Virginia Kay Anderson, 72, of Springfield, IL and formerly of Virginia, IL died Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
She was born March 23, 1939 in Jacksonville, IL; the daughter of W. R. “Bob” and Sadie Kloker Hierman. She married Lyle Anderson on March 18, 1962 in Virginia, IL and he survives.
She is also survived by three sons, Chris Anderson of Franklin, TN, Douglas Anderson (wife, Mya) of Cypress, CA, and Darren Anderson of Springfield; three grandchildren, Nathan, Matthew, and Luke Anderson, all of Cypress, CA; and a cousin, Marilyn Jean Briney of Naples, FL who was raised in the family home. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Anderson was a 1957 graduate of Virginia High School and assisted her husband in the operation of Hierman’s appliance store in Virginia. She served as an election judge and was a former board member of the Virginia Memorial Public Library. She was a member of Virginia United Methodist Church and the Virginia Lioness Club. She enjoyed playing cards with friends, reading, and crossword puzzles.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, April 30, 2011 at the Buchanan & Cody Funeral Home in Virginia with burial at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Virginia. The family will meet friends from 10:00 AM Saturday until the time of services. Memorial gifts are suggested to Virginia United Methodist Church or Virginia Memorial Public Library. Condolences may be shared with the family online at www.buchanancody.com .