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Geraldine "Gerry" Anderson

April 27, 1939 ~ November 26, 2017 (age 78)

Geraldine “Gerry” Anderson, age 78, of Viroqua passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family. She was born on April 27th, 1939 to Aloys Joseph and Rita Blanche (Blais) Duc. She attended and graduated from Beamsville High School in Ontario, Canada in 1957. On September 6th, 1968 she married Kenneth Tilman Anderson in Waukon, Iowa. She farmed with her husband for many years near Readstown. Gerry was very active in the Franklin Lutheran Church, and was proud to be the organist, she was also very active in the Ladies’ Aid and loved to work in the kitchen. Gerry loved to work in the garden and was an avid landscaper. She loved spending time with her family and will be missed dearly.

            She is survived by her children: Kevin (Sara) Anderson of Elk Grove, CA, Brian (Jonna) of Winneconne, Kris (Jolene) Anderson of Holmen, and Inga (Paul) Anderson-Overlien of Sartell MN; grandchildren, Joseph, Isabel, Anya, Greta, Kristen, Elizabeth, Emma, Mackenzie and Megan; siblings, Gerald Duc of Alcove, Quebec, Laurette Roth of Toronto, Ontario, and Sharlene Hendricks of St. Catherines, Ontario. She is also survived by many family and friends.

            She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth T. Anderson, and her parents, as well as other family and friends.

            Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Franklin Lutheran Church with Rev. Susan Fox officiating. Burial will take place in the church cemetery. Family and friends may call on Friday, December 1st from 4-6 p.m. at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua. Online condolences may be left at


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 Service Information

December 1, 2017

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Thorson Funeral Home
856 South Rusk Ave
Viroqua, WI 54665

Funeral Service
December 2, 2017

11:00 AM
Franklin Lutheran Church
S8148 County Road J
Soldiers Grove, WI 54655

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