Harriet K Mayhew Anders

August 2, 1922November 24, 2010

Harriet K. Anders, nee Mayhew, 88, of Waterloo, Ill., born Aug. 2, 1922, in St. Louis, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Canterbury Manor, Waterloo, Ill.

Mrs. Anders was a member of Divine Science Church of Crestwood, Mo. Harriet was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James I Anders; parents, Ted and Kathryn, nee Thurman, Mayhew; and daughter, Ruth Seymour.

Surviving are her children, Walter (Karen) Anders of Granite City, Ill., Dixie (Russell) Denton of Waterloo, Ill., Mary (Dave) Kramer of Columbia, Mo., and Pamela (William) Hedtkamp of Waterloo, Ill.; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; special four legged children, Trixie, Buddy and Killer.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leukemia Foundation. Condolences may be expressed online at

Funeral: Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010, at Valhalla Gardens of Memory Mausoleum Chapel in Belleville, Ill. Interment will follow services in Valhalla Gardens of Memory in Belleville, Ill.


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