JoAnn Anderson

January 27, 1940November 28, 2012

JoAnn “Red” Anderson, 72, passed away, Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at Deaconess Hospice in Evansville, IN. She was born, January 27, 1940 in Evansville.

She was a member of Cathedral of Praise Church and loved playing bingo, painting, reading and doing crafts.

She was preceded in death by parents, Frank & Marie Benedict; brother, Gerald Benedict; infant daughter, Vicki Lynn Anderson; sister-in-law, Roberta Benedict; and son-in-law, John Fugate.

JoAnn is survived by her husband of 53 years, Homer, of Evansville; daughter, Robin Zorn (Marvin), Springfield, IL; son, Jeff Anderson, (Tammy), Evansville; daughter, Penny Fugate, Springfield, IL.; brothers, Charles Benedict (Donna), Evansville; Michael Benedict (Clara), Evansville; grandsons, Jeffrey Martin (Jacqueline), John Fugate, II, Matthew Fugate, Brian Zorn, Chance Anderson, Jordan Payne, Cohner Payne; granddaughters, Kristina (Adam) Evers, Kelly Zorn; 3 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Alexander West Chapel, officiated by Pastor Bret Myers with burial in Locust Hill Cemetery. Friends may visit from 9:00AM until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given to Deaconess Hospice, 600 Mary Street, Evansville, IN 47710 or the Cathedral of Praise Church, 3006 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN 47720.

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Your Jenny

December 16, 2012

You are missed tremendously, but I'm looking forward to seeing you in Heaven! Love you lots!

JoAnn Morris

December 9, 2012

JoAnn was very special to me And I loved her dearly. Many times she was the brightest part of my day and spirits were always lifted when anyone was around her. My love and prayers go out to all the family. I miss you, Jo. JoAnn

December 3, 2012

Keeping you all in our prayers during this difficult time. May God continue to bless you. Love---Kristi, Keith, & Sarahlyn Richards

sarah benedict

December 1, 2012

i love you aunt jo... you are missed by so many..

Lori Walters McCormick

December 1, 2012

Dear Anderson & Benedict Family, It really breaks my heart to hear that Joann has passed on. She was a wonderful,loving,and a great friend to all that come to know her. I'll miss all the times the friends and family would gather in the yard and Joann would out in her swing and with her great laugh and smile!!! She will truly be missed. Love Lori Walters McCormick

Cindy Parkhill and family

December 1, 2012

Kristina and Jeff, thinking of you and sending you our deepest sympathy on the loss of your grandmother.

Misty, Troy, Morgan, Maddi

November 30, 2012

Keeping you in our thoughts & prayers. We love you.

Cara Latham

November 30, 2012

You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!

Pat Greenleaf

November 30, 2012

Kristina, thinking of you during this time of sorrow.

Johnny McAlister

November 29, 2012

Praying for you and your family at this time.