Neva C. Anderson

May 3, 1932January 11, 2012

Neva C. Anderson, 79, of Columbus, died at 12:54 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Mrs. Anderson had been a teacher in Terre Haute Schools, Indianapolis Public School System and Fairlawn Presbyterian Preschool in Columbus. She was a graduate of Indiana State University, with a degree in elementary education.

She was a member of First Lutheran Church and Delta Gamma Sorority.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at First Lutheran Church, with Pastor Larry Isbell officiating. Calling will be from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at the church. Entombment will be at Garland Brook Mausoleum.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana or First Lutheran Church Foundation.

Born in Terre Haute May 3, 1932, Mrs. Anderson was the daughter of Everett and Alda Magnetta Thompson. She married Elmer “Andy” Anderson Feb. 20, 1955, in Terre Haute.

She is survived by her husband; sons, Bruce Anderson of Columbus, Brock (Carol) Anderson of Topeka, IN and Brian (Jackie) Anderson of Terre Haute, IN; and six grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Brian Anderson.

Arrangements by Myers~Reed Chapel on 25th Street.



  • Visitation Monday, January 16, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, January 16, 2012


  • Entombment

Neva C. Anderson

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Debbie, Roe, and Andy East

January 16, 2012

Neva was one who always put others first. She was a great and loving teacher and friend. Andy, your and your family are in our prayers and thoughts. Neva will be sorely missed by all.

Debbie, Roe, & Andy East

January 16, 2012

Andy, Bruce, Brian and sorry for your loss. All her suffering has stopped and she is in a much better place now.
Thinking about Neva brought back so many great memories of growing up with all of you. Bless you all......
Becky (Schildt) Lee

Bruce Anderson

January 15, 2012

I love you, Mom.

Kathy Smith, MD

January 13, 2012

So sorry for your loss. I really enjoyed getting to know you both. My prayers are with you.

Trudie Schoettmer

January 13, 2012

Andy, Thinking of you at this difficult time. Trudie (Underwood-Schoettmer)